Doris Alene Rimmer Emert

Jan. 24, 2013 @ 11:24 PM

Doris Alene Rimmer Emert, 83, of Seymour, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, passed away and went home to be with the Lord on January 23, 2013, at UT Medical Center, surrounded by her family.

Preceded in death by husband, George L. Emert; parents, Shade H. and Minnie Ola Fine Rimmer of Dandridge; son, Ronald L. Emert; grandsons, Joel D. Snider and Robert G. Emert; and many brothers and sisters.

She is survived by daughter, Raejeania and husband Derrik Snider of Hendersonville, NC; daughter, Lea and husband, George West of Seymour; son, Kevin and wife, Tammy Emert of Seymour; grandsons, Sean L. Emert and wife, Kami of Knoxville, Justin H. and wife, Christen Emert of Seymour, Jonah K. Emert of Seymour, Rene Stubbs of Knoxville; several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 27, 2013 from 2-4 p.m. at Highland South Funeral Home with funeral to follow at 4 p.m. Dr. William Sims officiating. Burial will immediately follow the funeral service.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of 5 South at UT Hospital for their brief but compassionate and professional service. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to: The Path Food Ministry at Valley Grove Baptist Church, 9000 Old Sevierville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920.