Emma Louise Darden Busby
November 21, 1923 - April 19, 2017
Emma Louise Darden Busby, age 93, passed away on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Born November 21, 1923 in Blocton, AL. She was a member of Memorial Baptist Church, and a long-time employee of Cases Shoe Store. A loving mother and grandmother, with a kind and generous heart. Her love for cooking will be remembered by family and friends.
She is survived by her son, William Len Busby; and daughter, Kim Busby Crowe; her brother, William Howard Darden, Sr.; and sister-in-law, Hazel Darden; her grandchildren, Michael Len Busby, Darrin Keith Busby (Billie Jo), Justin Paul Jacobs (Marie), Amy Nicole Alldredge (Daniel), Steven Christopher Blackwell (Jessica), Corey Nicole McGehee (Cory), Allen Frank Busby (Cherie), Kevin George Busby; and nineteen great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Frank “Tap” Busby; her parents, Milstead “Mic” Darden and Leila Mosley Darden; her brothers, Cecil Darden, Jene Darden, Harvey Darden, James “J.D” Darden; and her sisters, Exer Darden Fullman and Lois Darden Crockett.
Visitation will be held at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Funeral Services will begin at 11:00 a.m with Rev. Caleb Martin officiating. Interment will follow at Ponemah Cemetery.