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Emma Lou Carney Gillis

Bloomfield, Kentucky

September 18, 1933 - July 8, 2024

Emma Lou Carney Gillis Obituary

A Bloomfield resident, Mrs. Emma Lou Carney Gillis, age 90, passed away Monday, July 8, 2024 at Flaget Memorial Hospital. She was born September 18, 1933 in Washington County to the late Clyde and Mattie Parrish Carney. Emma Lou was a member of Bloomfield Christian Church where she previously served as an Elder. She was a past worthy matron of the Bloomfield Order of the Eastern Star and she also worked at Bloomfield Middle School in the library.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Gillis, a daughter, Diane Gillis, a great grandson, Lucas Pollett, 6 brothers, Clyde Jr., Tom, Russ, Harry, Gene and Walter Carney, and her granddaughter-in-law, Tina Gillis.

She is survived by her sons, Danny (Liz) Gillis of Bloomfield, Todd (Julie) Gillis of Chaplin, her daughter, Luanne (Mike) Waldridge of Bloomfield, 4 grandchildren, Scotty Gillis, Jeannie (Richard) Smith, Jennifer (Patrick) Worley, Pamela (Kenny) Pollett, 9 great grandchildren, Sarah Beth (Ian) Davis, Adam (Natalie) Gillis, Trey (Allison) Gillis, Hallie Runner, Macy Runner, Clayton Runner, Charlee Smith, Caleb Pollett, Logan Pollett, and 4 great-great grandchildren, Mabel and Clyde Gillis and Marley and Zoe Davis.

Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Lou Gillis will be 11:00 am Saturday, July 13, 2024 at the Bloomfield Christian Church. Bro. Monty Carney and Bro. Steve Dewindells will officiate. Interment will be in Highview Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 3:00-8:00 pm at the Houghlin Funeral Home in Bloomfield. Additional visitation will be Saturday at Bloomfield Christian Church after 9:00 am until time of the funeral service. The Houghlin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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A Bloomfield resident, Mrs. Emma Lou Carney Gillis, age 90, passed away Monday, July 8, 2024 at Flaget Memorial Hospital. She was born September 18, 1933 in Washington County to the late Clyde and Mattie Parrish Carney. Emma Lou was a member of Bloomfield Christian Church where she previously served as an Elder. She was a past worthy matron of the Bloomfield Order of the Eastern Star and she also worked at Bloomfield Middle School in the library.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Gillis, a daughter, Diane Gillis, a great grandson, Lucas Pollett, 6 brothers, Clyde Jr., Tom, Russ, Harry, Gene and Walter Carney, and her granddaughter-in-law, Tina Gillis.

She is survived by her sons, Danny (Liz) Gillis of Bloomfield, Todd (Julie) Gillis of Chaplin, her daughter, Luanne (Mike) Waldridge of Bloomfield, 4 grandchildren, Scotty Gillis, Jeannie (Richard) Smith, Jennifer (Patrick) Worley, Pamela (Kenny) Pollett, 9 great grandchildren, Sarah Beth (Ian) Davis, Adam (Natalie) Gillis, Trey (Allison) Gillis, Hallie Runner, Macy Runner, Clayton Runner, Charlee Smith, Caleb Pollett, Logan Pollett, and 4 great-great grandchildren, Mabel and Clyde Gillis and Marley and Zoe Davis.

Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Lou Gillis will be 11:00 am Saturday, July 13, 2024 at the Bloomfield Christian Church. Bro. Monty Carney and Bro. Steve Dewindells will officiate. Interment will be in Highview Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 3:00-8:00 pm at the Houghlin Funeral Home in Bloomfield. Additional visitation will be Saturday at Bloomfield Christian Church after 9:00 am until time of the funeral service. The Houghlin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Emma Lou Carney Gillis hosted by Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home.

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