Edna L. Corey, 96, loving mother, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in the comfort of her eldest daughter's residence. She is now united with her husband, Rev. H. M. Corey and to meet her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Funeral Service: 11 a.m. Saturday at First Bible Baptist Church of Kennedale. Interment: She will be laid to rest beside her husband at Emerald Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 pm to 8 pm Friday evening at Emerald Hills Funeral Home.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, considerations of contributions to her home church, First Bible Baptist Church of Kennedale, P.O. Box 490, Kennedale, TX, 76060.
"Sister Corey", as she was so often called, was born February 26, 1921 in Bengal, Okla. as the youngest daughter of Craig and Emma (Cowan) Hamilton.
She was preceded in passing by her husband, Rev. H.M. Corey, grandson, James Curtis Worden, great-granddaughter, Mia Rose Waters and ten brothers and sisters.
Left with many precious memories are her daughters, Doris Robbins and husband, Lem of Aledo, Judy Dillion of Kennedale, Peggy Worden and husband, Ronnie of Durant, Okla., Joyce Hampton and husband, Toby, of Kennedale; son, Staven Todd Corey and wife, Tessa, of Alvarado and foster son, Gary Hammonds and wife, Charlotte, of Mansfield; ten grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.