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Emma Bohannon

Tuesday, December 12, 2006

MOREHOUSE -- Emma Julia Bohannon, 80, died Dec. 11, 2006, at her home.

Born April 12, 1926, in Neshoba County, Miss., daughter of the late William Andrew Jackson and Julia Rebecca Everett Green, she had been a caseworker for the Division of Family Services and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Morehouse.

On Jan. 18, 1945, in Philadelphia, Miss., she married William "Alton" Bohannon, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: two daughters and one son-in-law, Amaryllis "Ann" and Terry McDonald of Malden and Donna Sue Davidson of Scott City; three grandchildren and their spouses, Shane and Holli McDonald of Belleville, Ill., Spencer and Rebecca McDonald of Heidelberg, Germany, and Brent Miederhoff of Advance; and one great-grandson, Trevor McDonald of Belleville.

She was preceded in death by three stepbrothers and three stepsisters.

Visitation is from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel, where services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday.

Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery.