The memorial service for Mrs. Emily J. Clark, age 87, will be at noon on Saturday November 9th, at the T.R. Jetty Funeral Home in Clayton with her son Reverend David Embrey officiating. Calling hours will be from 10am until the time of the service.
Mrs. Clark died October 8th at Summit Village.
Emily was born May 16, 1926, in Clayton, the daughter of Floyd and Mary Robinson Clark. She graduated from Clayton High School.
She then married Thomas Embrey. The marriage ended in divorce.
Emily entered the United States Marine Corps on February 13th, 1953, and was honorably discharged April 17th, 1954.
She worked for a number of years and retired from the Thousand Islands School District.
Emily was a member of the LaFargeville Church of the Nazarene.
Surviving are two sons, Reverend David Embrey of Arizona and Timothy Embrey of Virginia; eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
She is pre-deceased by her brother George, and five sisters, Thelma Fluckiger, Frieda Edwards, Jean (Sarah) Clement, Ruth Monteith and Christina Smith.