Emma Awbrey, 91 of Newton County

Emma Lucille Awbrey, 91, of Newton County, died at home on Saturday, May 9 (2020). Due to the current social distancing and Lucille's personal preference a funeral will not be held for the public. Her ashes will be placed beside her beloved mother at a later date. Arrangements by Coffman Funeral Home.

Emma Lucille Awbrey, 91, of Newton County, died at home on Saturday, May 9 (2020). Due to the current social distancing and Lucille's personal preference a funeral will not be held for the public. Her ashes will be placed beside her beloved mother at a later date. Arrangements by Coffman Funeral Home.

The daughter of the late John and Gladys (Sivage) Poyner, was born in Hartman, on Aug. 16, 1928. She looked forward each year to the Newton County fair and kept a stack of blue ribbons and Grand Champion awards on display.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Vern Awbrey; a son, Jerry Awbrey and a daughter, Linda Awbrey.

Lucille is survived by her son, Kenneth Wayne Awbrey and a daughter, Cathy Laverne Awbrey, both of the home; five grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandsons.