Carol Sue Emmerick, nee Jackson, 62, of O’Fallon, IL, born Monday, August 4, 1958; in St. Louis, MO, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 suddenly after a fatal accident taking her great grandchildren to Disney World. She had been battling some health issues this past year and was determined to take one last vacation. She passed away doing what she loved the most.
Carol had a heart of gold. She will be greatly missed by many. She spent her happiest days being a grandmother. Carol lived for her family and loved them immensely.
She was preceded in death by her:
Parents, Claude and Joan nee Ollerhead Jackson
Surviving are her:
Husband, James Lee Emmerick Jr. of O’Fallon, IL
Son, Richard Smith of Waverley, TN
Daughter, Shauna (Mike) Older of Lebanon, IL
Memorials: Memorials in C/O Shauna Older to help with final expenses.
Visitation: Visitation from 4:00 – 7:00 pm, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 pm, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Rev. Doug Stewart officiating.