Born 3-11-1926 -- Died 1-6-2007
Emma Jean Trantham, 80, of Thomasville, Mo., was born March 11, 1926, in Thomasville. She died Jan. 6, 2007, at her home.
She was a longtime member of Thomasville Baptist Church.
Survivors include three children, Charles and wife Carolyn, Christy Johnson and husband Dennis, and Keith and wife April; nine grandchildren, Anna Clary and husband Robert, Andy Trantham and wife Amy, Bryan Trantham and wife Mandy, Christopher Trantham and wife April, Alicia Trantham, Adrian Johnson, Taran Trantham, Paige Sterling and Marissa Barton; six great-grandchildren, Devin, Drew, Avery, Taylor Seth and Cole; one sister, Mary Louise Andrews of West Plains; and one brother, Norman Fisher of West Plains.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Clyde Everett Trantham; one infant son, Paul Lee; her parents, Willard and Grace Fisher; two sisters and three brothers.
The funeral services were held Jan. 9 at the Thomasville Baptist Church with Bro. Randy Milnes officiating. Burial followed in the Woodside Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.
Memorials contributions can be made to the Gideons, the Woodside Cemetery or to the Thomasville Library.