Alice Emery
1932 - 2016
BORN
1932
DIED
2016
Alice Emery Ladson - Alice Josephine Hawkins Emery, 84, of Ladson, SC, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016 at her residence. Funeral services will be Tuesday morning, August 9, 2016 in Parks Funeral Home Chapel at 10 o'clock. Family and friends will reassemble for burial at 5 o'clock in Good Shepherd Memorial Park, 4164 Boiling Springs Rd., Boiling Springs, SC 29316. Visitation will be held Monday evening at Parks Funeral Home from 6 until 8 o'clock. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Hospice of Charleston, 4975 LaCross Road, Suite 200, North Charleston, SC 29405. Alice was born July 14, 1932 in Spartanburg, SC, a daughter of the late Joshua William Hawkins and the late Mattie Dover Hawkins. She was the former office manager for Summerville Childcare Center. She enjoyed reading, playing cards, sewing, and spending time with her family and friends. Survivors include her three daughters, Wanda (Larry) Emery Stockton, Donna Emery Moyer, Denise (Ricky) Emery Badillo, all of Summerville; a brother, James Hawkins; two sisters, Mary Hawkins Brady, Thula Hawkins Smalley, all of Spartanburg, SC; seven grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Alice was predeceased by her husband of 42 years, Mack Emery, Jr.; her son, Larry Robert Emery; her loving friend, Arlis Reynolds, Sr.; five brothers and four sisters. Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483. www.parksfuneralhome.com. Visit our guestbook at www.legacy.com/obituaries/ charleston

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Published by Charleston Post & Courier from Aug. 7 to Aug. 8, 2016.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Aug
8
Visitation
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Parks Funeral Home
130 W. 1st North St., Summerville, SC 29483
Aug
9
Funeral service
10:00a.m.
Parks Funeral Home
130 W. 1st North St., Summerville, SC 29483
Aug
9
Burial
5:00p.m.
Good Shepherd Memorial Park
4164 Boiling Springs Rd., Boiling Springs, South Carolina
Funeral services provided by:
Parks Funeral Home
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She was such a sweet person and had a marvelous smile!
We're going to miss not having her across the street, from us & seeing her family gather, on Sundays!
May the Lord comfort Alice's family, friends and neighbors!
Sincerely, Aubrey and Liz Heflin
Aubrey and Liz Heflin
August 15, 2016
To the Josephine Hawkins Emery family so sorry for your loss.During times of loss we find ourselves troubled by things we do not understand ,their are no answers to comfort your freer.Only lasting love and precious memories you all are in my thoughts and prayers.
Estus Robbins
August 9, 2016
RIP granny I love you to the moon and back.
August 9, 2016
Sending my condolences to the family. May God give you strength and peace during this difficult time. Psalms 29:11
August 8, 2016
Alice made me feel welcome when I first arrived at Southern Palms and I will always remember her smile and kindness. She was and is a grand lady in every sense of the word. "He gives his children rest."
Lynne Raisley
August 8, 2016
In God's blessings we share your loss and pray for comfort and strength for the family and friends as we morn together. May God Bless and keep us all in the palm of his hands. Jerry
August 8, 2016
Denise, Donna, & Wanda: My deepest heartfelt sympathy to you all. Your mother was a wonderful person and she will be missed by all who knew her. My prayers will be for you during this time of sorrow. -- Margaret Sanders
August 8, 2016
Sorry about our loss. She was a jewel. jerry kay
August 8, 2016