Gloria Faye Emerson, 62, of Lake Village, died January 22, 2014, at Chicot Memorial Medical Center in Lake Village.

She was the circulation manager for the Chicot Spectator for many years and was a Baptist

Mrs. Emerson was born June 13, 1951, at Dumas and was the daughter of the late Les Wolfe and Annie Hall Wolfe.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, John Pete Emerson, Jr., and a daughter, Sandra Faye Emerson.

Survivors are her husband, John “Petey” Emerson of Lake Village; a daughter, Connie Emerson Fuller of Oak Grove, La.; a brother, Johnny Hall of Snyder; four sisters, Carol Jean Hicks of Lake Village, Maude Wilkerson of Starkville, Miss. Gracie Meaux of De Ridder, La., and Billie Jean Valle of Huntsville, Texas; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be held January 25 at 2 p.m. at Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church with Bro. Phillip Payne officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery under the direction of Bishop Funeral Home of Lake Village.


Visitation will be at the funeral home January 24 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.