Emmitt "E.W." Stinson, age 95, of Kuttawa, KY, a native of Lafayette, TN, passed away Monday, January 2, 2017, at Rivers Bend Retirement Community in Kuttawa, KY. Mr. Emmitt "E.W." Stinson was a retired farmer, auctioneer, and real estate broker. He owned and operated Stinson Real Estate and Auction in Auburn, KY for over 20 years. Mr. Stinson was a member of Enon Missionary Baptist Church in Macon County, TN, since 1935.
He is survived by: three sons - Albert Stinson & wife, Marilyn, Eddyville, KY; Thomas Wayne Stinson & wife, Mary Ann, Lafayette, TN; Danny Stinson & wife, Robbie, Springfield, TN; 11 grandchildren - Rhonda Neal; Denise Johnson (Jeff); Greg Stinson (Carrie); Jeff Stinson (Patty); Scott Stinson (Tara); David Stinson (Lori); Robert Stinson (Brooke); John Emmitt Matlock; Wenonia Matlock; Phillip Matlock; Russell Matlock; Michelle Cook; and Derik Bilbrey; 16 great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by: his parents - Cloid & Grace Hicks Stinson; two brothers - Billy Stinson and Lewis Stinson; one sister - Laddie Collins; and one daughter - Ladava Matlock.
Graveside services will be at Russellville Memorial Gardens, Highway 431 South in Russellville, KY, at 1:00 PM Friday, January 6, 2017, with the Elder Kyle Gammons officiating. Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, KY, is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.