Emma Lou "Sweet Emma Lou" (Gray) Ealy, age 79,
of Cleveland, Ohio, formerly of Cosby, went home to be with Jesus on December
She was the beloved mother of Brian Ealy (Teri) and
Shannon Barnette (Charlie), and grandmother "Nana" of Michael,
Gregory, and Paul.
She was also the precious aunt of Brenda Gray Wright
(Grover) of Morristown, Kathy Layman, Dakota (Taylor) Layman, and Danny Gann.
Additional survivors include sister Norrene Denton,
special cousin Carolyn Lindsey, both of Newport, and special friend Faye Webb,
formerly of Cosby.
She was preceded in death by her parents Tom and Flora
Gray, husband Eugene Ealy, brothers Herman, Warren, and Finchie Gray, and
nephew Randy Gann.