Connie Buel Embry, 80, of Upton, passed away Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at his residence.
He retired from Armor where he was a meat processor. He loved horses.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Hash Embry; his parents, Osco and Lillie Horton Embry; and one grandson, Kevin Buel Beeler.
He is survived by a son, James (Crystal) Embry of Upton; two daughters, Joyce (Danny) Mabe of Bonnieville and Denise (Harry) Hibbs of Upton; a brother, Arley Embry of Louisville; six grandchildren, Tonya Matteringly, Angel Walter, Timmy Mabe, Jeffery Mabe, Dwayne Mabe and Jonathan Jordan; and 16 great-grandchildren.
The funeral is at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29, at Manakee Funeral Home in Upton with the Revs. Elbert Peters and Terry Priddy officiating. Burial follows in Brackett Cemetery.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and continues from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.