Lois (Emerson) Wells

September 24, 1938 ~ September 6, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old


Lois Emerson Wells, of Liberty, passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2023. She was 84.

Lois was born September 24, 1938, in Casey County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of the late Sherman and Carrie Sandusky Emerson.

Lois was a former employee of Liberty Sportswear and Oshkosh. She attended the Rheber Church of the Nazarene. Lois enjoyed quilting, yard work, farming, and sitting on her porch. She loved socializing and making people laugh.

Lois is survived by two brothers, Glen E. “Gene” Emerson of Liberty, and Rex (Connie) Emerson of Oxford, Ohio.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two husbands, Herman Miller and Verlin Wells; infant twin daughters; two sisters, Vatus Gibson and Jewell Smith; and three brothers, Jesse Emerson, Rollin Emerson, and Coy Emerson.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, September 9, 2023, at 4:00 P.M. at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Hershel Lawhorn and Bro. Darrell Karnes officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. on Saturday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Burial to follow in Whited Cemetery.

Arrangements for Ms. Lois Wells are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

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September 9, 2023

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
McKinney-Brown Funeral Home
752 Campbellsville St.
Liberty, KY 42539

Funeral Service
September 9, 2023

4:00 PM
McKinney-Brown Funeral Home
752 Campbellsville St.
Liberty, KY 42539


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