Hazelene Emery

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Hazelene Emery

February 01, 1934 - September 09, 2018

Hazelene (Smoot-Davidson) Emery, 84, of Danville, formerly of Westville, passed away at 4:33 a.m. Sunday, September 9, 2018, at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center in Danville.
Hazelene was born February 1, 1934, in Clay County, Kentucky, the daughter of Garrett and Hazel (Robinson) Davidson.
She married William Emery Sr. on August 24, 1951, in Westville. He preceded her in death.
She is survived by one daughter, Kathy Jo Emery-Miller of Westville; three sons, Bill (Lynn) Emery Jr. of Catlin, Michael (Rebecca) Emery of Evansville, Ind., and David Emery of Rio Rancho, N.M.; four grandchildren, Jennifer (Joey) Lamb, Amanda (Brad) Sashko, Karen Miller and Kayla Jo (Jake) LaFollette; four great-grandchildren, Landon Lamb, Emma and Everett Sashko and soon to be with us granddaughter "Peach" LaFollette; brother, Ralph Smoot of Carol Stream, Ill.; and special cousin and friend Roberta Carlton of Danville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and son-in-law, Jim Miller.
Hazelene was a long-time member of Westville Church of Christ and Central Park Church of Christ. She was a lifelong faithful believer in our Lord Jesus Christ, helping others to faith for decades. She lived for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Hazelene was an avid Chicago Cubs fan and enjoyed watching them play as often as she could.
A Celebration of Hazelene Emery's Life will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 12, at the VA Illiana Protestant Chapel, with Pastor Bob Cornell officiating. She will be laid to rest following the services in Danville National Cemetery. Visitation will be noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, at the VA Chapel.
The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring Mrs. Emery's life. Memories or photos may be shared with the family on her everlasting memorial page at: www.BlurtonFuneralHomes.com
Published on September 10, 2018
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Wednesday September 12, 2018

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

VA Protestant Chapel

1900 East Main Street, Danville, IL, USA

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Wednesday September 12, 2018

1:00 PM

VA Protestant Chapel

1900 East Main Street, Danville, IL, USA

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Jana
Sep 10, 2018
Celebrating you and the memories. You’ve always held a very special place in my heart, sweet lady. God’s peace and warming embrace.