LeeAnne Emmons, 67, Russell, died Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Hays Medical Center.
She was born Nov. 24, 1950, in Marion, Ind., to Leon and Mary Ann (Sparks) Atkerson. She graduated from Russell High School in 1969. She attended Academy of Hair Design, Salina. She married Alfred E. Emmons on June 26, 1984, in Russell.
She worked as a secretary for Leon’s Tank Service for several years and then the family business, Francis-Urban Tank Service. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Russell, where she was the nursery coordinator for several years
Survivors include her husband, of the home; two sons, Kenny L. Cain, Lucas, and Robert D. Emmons, Russell; a daughter, Amy Hoss, Russell; three grandchildren; a great-grandchild, and three step-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary in Russell with Pastor Les Rye officiating. Cremation has been selected by the family and inurnment of the cremains will follow at the Russell City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary with family greeting guests from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Memorials are suggested to Trinity United Methodist Church nursery fund or to the Russell playpark in care of the mortuary.