In Memory Of

Emmett Owen Floyd

Burlington, North Carolina

Guest Book

Yvonne Riddick

April 08, 2013 | Newport News, VA

Katherine, I'm sorry to hear of Emmett's death. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. May the memories you shared with Emmett bring you joy during this time of bereavement.

Peace and Love,
Yvonne Riddick

Dave and Cheryl Allgood

April 03, 2013 | Wilson, NC

We are keeping the Floyd family in our prayers.

Shawn Billings

March 31, 2013 | Snow Camp, NC

May God comfort your family during this time of sorrow. Dr. Floyd served as an interim at our church and I enjoyed his sermons so much. Heaven has gained another angel. God Bless!

Diane Brewer

March 30, 2013 | Hope Mills, NC

Dear Katherine and family,
I am "keeping you all in the light" (old Quakerism) as you mourn Emmett's earthly passing and celebrate his life everlasting with the Lord God almighty. I remember when the Brewer family first joined Congregational U.C.C. I was in the third grade and terrified of going to a new church where I didn't know anyone. In an attempt to make a long story short, I remember one day, when I was still in elementary school, when either Dr. Floyd or Karen or...

Dave Turnage

March 29, 2013 | Elon, NC

i am so blessed to have had Emmett as dear friend and will miss him greatly! His loss will be truly felt.

David Loar

March 29, 2013 | Akron, OH

Thanks be to God for Emmett's devotion to the body of Christ. - David Loar, Akron, Ohio. Colleague on the staff of the Southeast Conference UCC 1974-1988.

Mickie Hearth-Holmes

March 29, 2013 | Omaha

I was sorry to hear the news of Emmett.He was special to be in time of need. My best to the family.


March 28, 2013 | NC

May God be with your family as you deal with this loss you experienced (Psalms 55:16).

March 27, 2013

Larry joins me in sending our deepest sympathy upon the passing of Emmett.
Your Cousin, Dianne Holmes Mathis


Emmett's Obituaries

Rear Admiral Emmett Owen Floyd, Chaplain Corps, U.S. Navy Reserve, (Ret.) passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 1:53 p.m. at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Griffin, Ga. in March 1928 to parents, Henley B. and Elizabeth Owen Floyd.He held degrees from Mercer University in Macon,...

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