Racine Pratt Emery of Kenova
Racine Pratt Emery, 92, of Kenova passed away on July 3, 2013. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, July 6th at 2 PM at the Ceredo-Kenova Funeral Home with Pastor Jerry Matt officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Hill Cemetery, Kenova, WV. Racine was born on April 2, 1921, a daughter of the late Fred Pratt Sr. and Grace (Hampton) Pratt. She attended Grace Gospel Church and was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Emery, her sister Bertha, and her brothers: Willis and Fred Pratt Jr., and one grandson, David Pratt. She is survived by her children, Jim (Leta) Pratt of Kenova, WV and Donna (Jon- deceased) Bratka of Columbus, Ohio, and her siblings: Ralph Pratt of Huntington, WV, Donald (Judy) Pratt of Mansfield, OH, Dorothy Ross of Radnor, WV, Betty Jo Hollis of Huntington, WV, Lois Cremeans of St. Albans, WV, and Patty (Wayne) King of Louisa, KY. Her grandchildren, Lori (Jim) Finley of Mansfield, TX and Elisa (Todd) Godwin of Columbus, OH and her five Great-Grandchildren: Clay, Benjamin David and Carter Finley and Kayla Racine and Addison Godwin. Also surviving are her sisters-in-law, Freda and Vangie Pratt, her 19 nieces and nephews, her 37 great nieces and nephews and her 32 great-great nieces and nephews and her longtime friend, Sandra Haines. Visitation was held on Friday evening, July 5, 2013 from 6 to 9 PM at the funeral home. Flowers would be appreciated, but in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Hospice House of Huntington. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ceredo-kenovafuneralhome.com.