Emily Jo Padgett, 67, of Jasonville, Indiana passed away at 2:10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12, 2011 in her residence.
She was born April 6, 1944 in Linton, to Thomas Archie Hoard and Florence (Long) Hoard.
Emily married Donald Lee Padgett on August 24, 1962 and he passed away in 1985.
Survivors include her sons, Donald Lee Padgett of Indianapolis, David Wayne Padgett of Jasonville; daughter, Lisa Ann Padgett and Jerry Saude of Jasonville; grandchildren, Victoria Padgett, Kurt Joseph Padgett, Donna Lynn Saude; sister and brother-in-law, Patti Irene and James Ramey of Linton, IN; brothers, Charles H. Hoard of Jasonville, Thomas James Hoard of Jasonville; half-sisters, Gladys Cunningham of Madisonville, KY, Helen Moss of IL; niece and nephews, Tammy A. Mifflin of Linton, Robert E. Steed of Jasonville, Timmy D. Wogoman, Jr. of Jasonville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Sonija K. Ward; and a infant son, Tony Allen Padgett.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Jasonville American Legion Auxiliary Post #172. Emily's great love was her children and grandchildren.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home; 218 South Meridian Street; Jasonville, Indiana with visitation scheduled from 5-9 p.m. Friday.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 at the Cox Funeral Home with Evangelist James Ramey and Pastor Mark Messmer officiating.
Interment will be at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.