Subscribe To This Feed View All


Elizabeth Hopper Emerson, 82, of Liberty, KY passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at her residence. Born on September 25, 1936, in Casey County, KY, she was a daughter of the late Ruel and Maude Davenport Hopper.


Elizabeth was a member of South Fork Separate Baptist Church. She loved cooking, quilting, sewing, gardening and working on the farm.



Husband, Killis Emerson, who she wed on September 6, 1952

2 daughters: Wanda (Bill) Whited and Kathie (Donnie) Poff, both of Liberty

1 son: Russell (Peggi) Emerson of New Richmond, Ohio

4 grandchildren

10 great-grandchildren

1 great-great-grandchild

1 sister: Eva Ruth Weir of Vincennes, Indiana


In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Arvis Hopper.


Funeral Service: Friday, November 9, 2018 at 11:00amET at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Troy Coffey officiating


Burial: South Fork Cemetery


Visitation: 5:00pm-8:00pmET on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home


Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at