HARP Emma Lee, 92, went to be with the Lord on May 4, 2013 at home in Lawrenceburg, KY. Emma was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Clyde Woodford Harp; her son, Jesse Woodford Harp; her parents, James and Ida Bell Franklin Harp; 6 sisters, Anna May, Pauline, Mary, Lucille (Lou), Nannie B., Dorothy, and Gladys; and 2 brothers, Sidney and Andrew (Bud). She is survived by 2 daughters, Barbara Ann Lakes (Bobby) and Ada Gayle Bailey (John Sr.), 6 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren, and many loving nieces and nephews.
Former Fayette County School Bus Driver, retired from Brown and Williams Tobacco Company. World's Number One Rook Player and the UK Wildcats' Biggest Fan. Emma was a member of Sand Spring Baptist Church and former member of Old Union Christian Church, Ashland Avenue Baptist Church, and Heritage Baptist Church.
Visitation is Monday from
5-8pm at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home Harrodsburg Road. Funeral Services will be
conducted at 11am Tuesday at the funeral home by Dr. Michael Hamrick, pastor of
Sand Spring Baptist Church. Internment at Old Union Cemetery. Contributions are
suggested to Sand Spring Baptist Church, 1616 Harrodsburg Road, Lawrenceburg, KY
40342 or Old Union Christian Church, 6856 Russell Cave Road, Lexington, KY
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on May 5, 2013