Annie Mae “Granny” Ford Emert was born December 3, 1921, daughter of John W. Ford and Mattie Hammond Ford.
Annie Mae “Granny” Ford Emert, 81, of Maryville died Monday, Jan. 27, 2003 at Blount Memorial Hospital.
She was a member of Williamson Chapel United Methodist Church for more than 40 years.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, John W. Emert and Linda Emert of Maryville; grandchildren, Ernie Emert, Willie Emert and wife Regina Emert, Doug Emert, Charlie Emert and wife Amy Emert; great-grandchildren, Joshua Emert, Jed Emert, Jennifer Emert, Megean Emert, Dylan Emert; brothers, Ray W. Ford, John H. Ford, both of Columbia, S.C.; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was Wednesday at Miller Funeral Home Magnolia Chapel with the Rev. Gaye King officiating, Interment is 1 p.m. Thursday at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.