Clyde "Dick" R Emory

Born: Sat., Jul. 28, 1934
Died: Mon., Sep. 2, 2019


Visitation

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Fri., Sep. 06, 2019
Location: Frist Funeral Home


Funeral Service

1:00 PM Fri., Sep. 06, 2019
Location: Frist Funeral Home


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Frist Funeral Home
Clyde R. “Dick” Emory, 85, of Clinton, died September 2, 2019, , in his residence.  He was born July 28, 1934, in Gary, IN, to Clyde E. Emory and Ruth Marie Miller Emory.
He had worked at Standard Food Store and Great Scot Grocery Store, in Terre Haute, as manager.  He later started Quick Kill Exterminations.  He was a US Army Veteran, where he received a Certificate of Recognition for his service during the Cold War, for promoting peace and stability for this Nation.  
He was a 1952 graduate of Clinton High School, a graduate of Indiana State University, and was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Diane Emory, and a sister, Patricia.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Ann Hunter Emory, whom he married December 21, 1957, in Clinton; two sons, Richard (Dawn) Emory of Davenport, IA and Paul Emory of Hillsdale; three daughters, Nancy (Gary) Crowthers of Fairview, Rachel Emory of St. George, UT, and Rebecca Gilbertson of Clinton; 13 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, from 11:00-1:00 PM, at Frist Funeral Home, with Bishop Parker of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, officiating.  Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.  Military honors will be performed.  Online condolences may be made at www.fristfuneralhome.com.

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