GRUBBS (Kyker), Emma E.; age 87; January 5, 2015. Preceded in death by husband, Sherrill; and siblings, Leona Ewing, Cecil, Norman and William Kyker. Mother of Donna (Chris) Rodgers and Ronald (Clare) Grubbs; grandma of Samuel (Stephanie) Gallegly, Benjamin (Erica) Rodgers, Zachary (Emily) Rodgers, Amy (Jonathan) Payne, and Emily Grubbs; great grandma of Chloe, Oriana, Lennon, and Junie Rodgers, Kara, Brianna, and Sophia Gallegly, and Malachi Payne; sister of Mary Kyker and Hoyle Kyker; sister-in-law of Virginia Broyles and Mary Lou Grubbs. Born to Alva and Ada Mae Kyker in Washington County, Tennessee. Emma was an elementary teacher for 19 years teaching mostly 4th and 5th grade at Wisner Elementary in Pontiac. She was a charter member of Grace Brethren Church in Lakeland, Florida. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, puzzles, playing pinochle, and spending time with her family. Visitation Friday at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home, Jonesborough, Tennessee. Funeral Services Saturday at Grace Brethren Church in Telford, Tennessee. Interment Limestone Brethren Church Cemetery. Local arrangements entrusted to Lewis E. Wint & Son Funeral Home, Clarkston. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gideon’s or Grace Brethren Church, 3337 Highway 11 E, Telford, TN 37690.Online guestbook www.wintfuneralhome.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Jan. 7, 2015+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 6 "Donna, So sorry to hear about your Mom. Your in my thoughts..."- Don Souden"So sad to hear of Tiny's (Emma's) passing...she was a..."- Cecil Rohrbacher"Rest in Peace My Old Teacher and Friend"- Danny Navarro"I remember Mrs. Grubbs being my first teacher at Wisner when..."- Diane (Babcock) Skarritt"She was a wonderful teacher and a lovely lady. I had her at..."- Dana Haynes Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Emma Grubbs Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Emma Grubbs Add a photo +