Emma Lee Beard Brisson, 83, of Dublin, passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents: Willie and Emma Beard; siblings: Lillian Clark, Alma Britt, Walter Beard, Pauline Slaughter, Mary Wilkens and Ruby Davis. Emma Lee leaves behind her husband: Tommy Brisson of the home; son: Thomas Brisson; daughter: Pam Taylor and husband Greg, all of Dublin; three grandsons: Justin Taylor (Sarah Ann), Derek Taylor (Mindy) and Nicholas Taylor, all of Raleigh; four great grandchildren: Brisson Taylor, Miller Taylor, Anderson Taylor, Charlie Taylor; two special nephews that were like sons: Ronald Williamson, Bobby Williamson; twelve nieces, thirteen nephews and numerous great nieces and nephews.
Emma Lee was a hairdresser for 25 years. She also was an associate teacher in a special education classroom for seven years. She substituted at Dublin Primary for several years. She loved children and enjoyed seeing them learn. Emma Lee was a very loving, nurturing person always thinking of others before herself. She loved her family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 2-4pm on Monday, August 5th at Dublin First Baptist Church fellowship hall with a funeral at 4pm in the church sanctuary. Pastor Jason Lee and Pastor Tommy Knight will be officiating service. Burial will follow services in the Allen Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Angel House, Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, NC 28472.