Emmett Russell Dailey

Emmett Russell "Rabbit" Dailey, 88, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, February 14, 2019 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. Emmett was born June 22, 1930. He was a body man for 60 years. He worked at Pate's Oldsmobile, Tinsley's, Wilson's Oldsmobile, Ray's Ford and T & D Body Shop. He was a member of Cecilia Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Jean Dailey; his parents, Milburn and Nellie Quire Dailey; his sister, Geneva Payton; his brothers, Johnny, Selbert, Reed, Chester, and Bernie Dailey; and a great granddaughter, Liza Bird. Survivors include his sons, Rusty (Tammy) Dailey and Bruce (Margie) Dailey; daughters, Patricia (Randy) Moore and Linda (Glenn) McAnly; seven grandchildren, Carolyn (Emery) DeTray, Casce Ploude, Carla (Joe) Groft, Ben (Kayla) Dailey, Adam (Kelly) Moore, Sarah (Jeff) Brown, and Tiffany McAnly; twenty two great grandchildren; and a sister, Viola Thacker. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home with Rev. Arnold Moon officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Monday and continues after 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Monday, February 18, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Brown Funeral Home


Tuesday, February 19, 2019 starting at 11:00 AM
Brown Funeral Home

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