Monroe, Emmett Sylvester -
Manchester - Funeral services for Mr. Emmett Sylvester Monroe, age 72, of Manchester, TN, will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Thursday, December 13, 2018, at Coffee County Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM, at the funeral home on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Mr. Monroe passed from life on Monday, December 10, 2018, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
Emmett was born in Woodbury, TN, to the late Vida and Lela Monroe. He was a superintendent for Manchester Water Department. He loved Tennessee football, camping, and fishing.
In addition to his parents, Emmett is also preceded in death by four brothers and six sisters. He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Effie; one son, James Monroe ( Amanda); one daughter, Jeanabe Monroe; one sister, Patricia; three grandchildren, Sarah, Lawrence, and Kaleb.
Coffee County Funeral Home is honored to serve the Monroe family.
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Coffee County Funeral Chapel
786 McMinnville Hwy
Manchester, TN 37355