Funeral services for Emma Dell Patterson Callahan, age 97, will be held Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Kilgroe Funeral Home. Interment will be in St. Clair Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 p.m. at the funeral home. She is survived by one daughter, Carolyn (William Tandy) Payne; grandchildren, JoAnna (Richard) Brummett, Bart (Angie) Payne, Tanya (Andy) Birchfield; great-grandchildren, Amy Brown, Adam (Anne Marie) Newton, Kayla Payne, Taylor Payne, Ben Payne, Dow Birchfield, Beth Birchfield, Hope Birchfield; great-great-grandchildren, Abbie & Emma Brown, She loved God and her family. Her hobbies included traveling, crocheting and playing dominoes. She lived life to the fullest. Special thanks to the special care givers at Golden Living Center and the staff of Lakeside Hospice. Condolences may be offered online at www.kilgroefh.com
Kilgroe Funeral Home-Pell City will direct the services.