Emery Robert Cornett, Sr. (74)
Published: Thursday, March 07, 2013
Emery Robert Cornett, Sr., 74, of Dayton, died unexpectedly Thursday March 7, 2013 in Cleveland, Tenn. He was born Nov. 30, 1938 in Lenoir City, Tenn. to the late Henry and Myra (Dodson) Cornett.
A resident of Dayton for the past 56 years, Robert retired as District Manager of Pilot Oil. He attended the Family Worship Center in Dayton.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Louise (Fraley) Cornett and son, Emery Robert (Sherry) Cornett,Jr. all of Dayton; two daughters, Carolyn Runyon of Hixson, Tenn. and Sharon (Bobby) Sneed of Dayton; grandson, Justin Cornett of Dayton; granddaughter, Annika (Coy) Goins of Sale Creek, Tenn.; great-granddaughter, Leah Goins and great-grandson, Logan Goins both of Sale Creek.
Funeral services for Robert will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Vanderwall Funeral Home with Pastor Bob Carroll officiating. He will be laid to rest in Rhea Memory Gardens.
Please share your memories of Robert on his on-line guest register at www.vanderwallfh.com.
The family is being served by the Vanderwall Funeral Home in Dayton where they will receive friends Saturday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
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