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“TONY, KEVIN, CARRIE, ED AND I HAVE YOU IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS DURING THIS SAD TIME. AUNT EMMA WAS A VERY SPECIAL LADY, AND WE FEEL VERY...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: ED AND JAN REEVE - JACKSONVILLE, FL

“Sorry for your lost. She will be greatly missed. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Kathy & Cheyanna Johnson - NC

“My thoughts and prayer are with all of Emma's family~ I can remember in my childhood going with my Granddaddy'Dett Underwood to see Emma and Delos~...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Linda Underwood Worley - NC


Mrs. Emma Young Underwood, age 97 of Elkin, passed away Friday, April 15, 2011 at Hugh Chatham Nursing Center. Mrs. Underwood was born October 30, 1913 in Surry County to Columbus and Lula Bell McBride Young. She was a member of Jonesville First United Methodist Church and a member of Cedarbrook Country Club. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband DeLos Underwood. Survivors include her son Tony Underwood of Elkin; brother, Frank D. Young of Elkin; sisters, Willie Stull of Elkin and Jo Fargason of Houston, TX; grandchildren, Kevin DeLos Underwood and Carrie Lazarovich. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Elkin Funeral Service Chapel with Rev. Dale Swofford officiating. Burial will follow in Sunrise Cemetery in Jonesville. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to Jonesville First United Methodist Church, 311 W. Main Street, Jonesville, NC 28642. The family would like to thank Dr. Ballard and the staff of Hugh Chatham Nursing Center for their care.

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