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“I was heart broken to hear of Jimmy's passing. He was a good friend to all and was so full of life. One of the funniest young men in school. ...Read More »
1 of 41 | Posted by: Gwen Bumgardner-Post - MD

“I'm so so sorry guys ”
2 of 41 | Posted by: Robin Henry - Hamden, OH - Friend

“So sorry for the family's loss Beckie my heart goes out to you and Jimmys girls and family. I know I can't put into words on how much you loved him....Read More »
3 of 41 | Posted by: Belinda Duncan (Day) - Stilwell, OK

“Diane, Jim, Angie, and Heidi, Jimmy was such a nice young man, always happy, always pleasant. I'm sure this was mostly due to his wonderful childhood...Read More »
4 of 41 | Posted by: Troy Thacker - Wellston, OH

“So sorry for your loss. Keeping the family in our prayers. ”
5 of 41 | Posted by: Bill and Vickie Elliott - OH

“I worked with Jimmys dad Jim at the mine in the 70s and 80s. hearfelt sympathy to Jim and Dianne at the passing of their son. i didnt know Jimmy but...Read More »
6 of 41 | Posted by: John Sayers - Glouster, OH

“My heart and prayers goes out to the whole family! Jimmy was a great guy! ”
7 of 41 | Posted by: Deena Barney (James) - OH

“I so sorry to hear about your loss. Know that God has the promise that you see your loved one again. ”
8 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“Our prayers & thoughts are with the Emmert family today. Jimmie was a great guy. ”
9 of 41 | Posted by: Randy & Ruth Bentley Wallar - OH

“So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you.Karen Saylor & Chuck Bruggeman ”
10 of 41 | Posted by: Chuck Bruggeman - Dayton, OH

“So very sorry for the loss of your son. ”
11 of 41 | Posted by: Shirley Brumfield Stone - Dundas, OH

“Diane and family- my heart - love- and hugs to out to each of you. There are simply no words to say to a parent who loses a child. I pray for nothing...Read More »
12 of 41 | Posted by: PEGGY GILL - wellston, OH

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thought and prayers. ”
13 of 41 | Posted by: Chris and Diane Boyer - Wellston, OH

“I'm sorry for your loss, I can't imagine how hard this is for all of you.My prayers go out to the whole family.May Jesus carry you through this...Read More »
14 of 41 | Posted by: Rita Seymour - Wellston, OH

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers your way. ”
15 of 41 | Posted by: Margy Murphy - McArthur, OH

“So sorry for your loss jimmy was a good person and a friend he will be missed ”
16 of 41 | Posted by: Rich Wires - Wellston, OH

“Jim, Diane, Angie, Heidi, Kourtney & Kamryn, I am truly sorry for your loss! Words cannot express the sorrow we feel when we lose a child, brother...Read More »
17 of 41 | Posted by: Barbie Ray (Moore) - Slanesville, WV

“Hugs and prayers.Stacy Oiler-Roby and family ”
18 of 41 | Posted by: Stacy Roby-Oiler - Pickerington, OH

“I am so sorry for your loss. I will always remember Jimmy as a sweet guy with a little ornery side. ”
19 of 41 | Posted by: Erica Evans - Circleville, OH

“So very sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing. Prayers for you all. ”
20 of 41 | Posted by: Shirley Eberts

“Jim and Diane,Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this horrible time. There are no words that will bring you real...Read More »
21 of 41 | Posted by: Ed and Linda Maerker - Hamden, OH

“So sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing. He was a good man. My condolences to his family. ”
22 of 41 | Posted by: Kevin Craig - Dublin, OH - Friend

“Beckie, Jim, Angie, Heidi and his girls, We both are so very sorry about Jimmys passing, out thoughts and prayers are with you, he was really nice to...Read More »
23 of 41 | Posted by: Barry Bo, and Kathy Mahley - OH

“Thinking of you and your family. Sending prayers and love <3 ”
24 of 41 | Posted by: Barbi Sowers Hammond Adam Hammond - OH

“So sorry for your family loss. Jimmy was a great guy hate to see this. Praying for the whole family in this difficult time. ”
25 of 41 | Posted by: Tonya Wilks - Hamden, OH

“My heart is deeply saddened for the loss in our family. Jimmy has left us to soon. He was sincerely loved by his family and will be missed. I pray...Read More »
26 of 41 | Posted by: Carol Reed - Hilliard, OH

“We are so sorry to hear this . Prayers for comfort. ”
27 of 41 | Posted by: David and Cindy Rice - Irvine, KY

“Jimmy will be sadly missed very nice man ”
28 of 41 | Posted by: Betty Wolford - Mcarthur, OH

“Gone to soon prayers are with you becky he was a great guy taken from his family to live within heaven he is in good hands n will be truely missed he...Read More »
29 of 41 | Posted by: Melissa Newman - Hamden, OH

“I remember babysitting for him when he was little...he grew up to be such a kind hearted guy...I am so sorry for your loss, and my prayers are with...Read More »
30 of 41 | Posted by: Joan Deck - Hamden, OH - Neighbor

“I am so sorry for your loss. ”
31 of 41 | Posted by: Todd Graham - OH - Friend

“Kourtney,Kamryn,Heidi,Angie,Jim,Diane, Becky and Families, Our hearts break for you all. We send our deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers to you...Read More »
32 of 41 | Posted by: Mike , Rhonda, Lis,and Nick Dutcher - OH

“So sorry for your loss, sending love and prayers! ”
33 of 41 | Posted by: Cathy Nettles - Wellston, OH

“So sorry for your loss, sending love and prayers! ”
34 of 41 | Posted by: Cathy Nettles - Wellston, OH

“I have no words Beckie, other than I am so very sorry for your loss. I cant even begin to tell you how heartbroken I am for you. Love you and will...Read More »
35 of 41 | Posted by: Deb Detty - chillicothe, OH

“I'm so sorry fire your loss i knew Jim from school he was a good friend he will be dearly missed by many ”
36 of 41 | Posted by: Jennifer l Arthur - OH - Friend

“So Sorry Prayers to all ”
37 of 41 | Posted by: Karen Phillips Long - Wellston, OH

“So sorry for your loss. ”
38 of 41 | Posted by: Beth Jamieson - Denver, CO

“So very sorry for your loss. Jimmy was a great guy that loves his family. Sending thoughts and prayers! ”
39 of 41 | Posted by: Debbie Taborn - Chillicothe, OH

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Jimmy was a good man and he will be greatly missed. ”
40 of 41 | Posted by: Nikki Wiseman - Wellston - Friend

“So sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort. ”
41 of 41 | Posted by: Jane Zinn - Hamden, OH - Friend

James C. "Jimmy" Emmert, age 43, of Wellston, passed away Monday, January 1, 2018. He was born September 26, 1974 in Gallipolis, Ohio to James P. Emmert and Diane M. Ward Emmert. Jimmy was a 1993 graduate of Vinton County Consolidated High School. He was a truck driver who was employed by AK Materials of Wellston. Jimmy loved spending time with his friends, going to the dirt track, boating on the river, camping and riding a Harley. He is survived by his parents, Jim Emmert of Hamden and Diane Emmert of Hamden; wife, Beckie M. Sifford Emmert; daughters, Kourtney Emmert and Kamryn Emmert, both of McArthur; step-daughters, Megan Lathey (Ryan) and Mallory Owings; step-son, Bryce Owings; sisters, Angie Caudill (Jason) of McArthur and Heidi McIntire (Mike) of Hamden; grandparents, Betty Emmert of Hamden and Geneva and Mike Harkins of McArthur, along with 2 step-grandsons and several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends. Jimmy was preceded in death by his grandparents, Edward "Art" Emmert and Oscar and Mary Ward. Calling hours will be Thursday from 5 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Friday at 1 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with Pastor Dan Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Hamden Cemetery.

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