Jesse James Emmons
Jesse James Emmons
  • January 2, 1962 - November 30, 2017
  • Kaufman, Texas

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Jesse James Emmons was born in Honolulu Hawaii on January 2, 1962 to James “Butch” Emmons and Marie Sililo Momosea Emmons. Jesse passed away at his home in Kaufman, Texas on November 30, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents Butch and Marie and his other mother who help raise him, Lavon Riveira. He is also preceded in death by his brother David Emmons. Left with cherished memories are his wife Melody Emmons; his daughter Taylor Ruggeri & husband T.J.; daughter Courtney Simpson; son Bryan Simpson; son Blayze Simpson; Sister Cathy Eckert & Larry Joe Cox; sister Rachael Gonzalez & husband Freddie; brother Jimboe Emmons & wife Lisa; his other father who help raise him Laau S. Momosea and numerous other family loved ones and beloved friends. Jesse was a proud and faithful employee of TXU for over 30 years. Jesse grew up in Seagoville Texas. He played football while attending Seagoville High School. He loved sports and was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys and the Texas Ranger. He also enjoyed going hunting for deer and dove. Jesse loved the ocean and watching the sunset. He was truly passionate about his native land of Hawaii and would return as often as possible. Jesse was love by all and will be greatly missed. Please leave condolences for the family at