Lionell Embry
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Lionell Embry
  • April 8, 1925 - July 5, 2017
  • Louisville, Kentucky

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Lionell Embry, 92, entered into rest on July 5th at his home surrounded by family.
He was a retired office manager for Hobart Manufacturing. Mr. Embry was also a WW II Army veteran and a member of Shively Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel; a sister, Jewel Gardner; two brothers, Bert and Jim Embry; and a brother-in-law, Glendon Warren.
Mr. Embry is survived by two daughters, Carol Bratcher (Durward) and Sheila Kimball (Rusty); two grandchildren, Mark Bratcher (Barbie) and Michele Barnes (Jamie); four great-grandchildren, Cody Barnes (Kendra), Corey Bratcher (Maggie), Casey Barnes and Jacob Bratcher; a great-great-granddaughter, Layla Jane Barnes; three sisters, Maxine Bryant (Raymond), Kathleen Warren and Jean Wilmington (Fred); a brother, William Embry (Helen); and sisters-in-law, Edra Embry and Charlene Embry.
His funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, July 8th, at the Heady-Hardy Funeral Home, 7710 Dixie Highway, with interment following in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation will be on Friday from 4pm until 8pm.
The family would like to personally thank Dad's neighbors, Sherry and Jim Perdue.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Hosparus or the Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road, SW, Lilburn, GA 30047.