Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Emma Carrie Edwards, 99, of Cape Fair, daughter of John and Eva (Bennett) Harris, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Cox South Hospital, Springfield. She was born on Dec. 18, 1913, in Barry County.

She was a lifelong resident of the area.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Corine May Long, and two grandchildren.

Survivors include: one daughter, Colleen Dilly of Elkland; one brother, Tom Harris, of Belton; five grandchildren; 17 great- grandchildren; 23 great- great-grandchildren; and two great-great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral service was held today (Wednesday) in Manlove-Stumpff Funeral Home, Crane, with Rev. Bob Allmon officiating. Burial was at Cape Fair Cemetery, Cape Fair, under the direction of Manlove-Stumpff Funeral Home, Crane.