HEALDTON — Funeral Services for Mr. Will "Bill" Dale Emberling, 86, of Healdton, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at the Alexander Gray Funeral Home Chapel of Healdton with Rev. Jess Howell officiating. Interment will follow to Mount Olive Cemetery. Services are under the care and direction of Alexander Gray Funeral Home of Healdton.
Bill was born March 20, 1933, in Healdton to the late Mr. Banks Bryant Emberling and Mrs. Daisy (Barnhill) Emberling. He departed from this life on Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, in Ardmore.
Bill was raised and attended school at Fox. He worked for Well Servicing Companies in the area, lastly for Ray Clour Well Service. He was a member of the Army National Guard and was honorably discharged in 1949. Bill later joined the United States Army serving in Korea within infantry division. He married the former Mary McKinney on May 10, 1996, at Gainesville, Texas. They resided in Tuttle and later moved to Wilson in 2005, where they enjoyed attending the Wilson Assembly of God Church. Mary preceded him in death on July 5, 2011. Bill enjoyed fishing and hunting.
Also preceding him in death are his parents; siblings, Elvie, Yvonne, Ruby, James "Sonny,” and David.
Bill is survived by his children, Richard Dale Emberling and wife Lillie of Lone Grove, Tommy Morgan and wife Kim of Terrell, Texas, Brenda Hobbs of Healdton, Debbie Pate of Lone Grove, Billy Joe Emberling and wife Judy of Lone Grove, and George Emberling of Wilson; brother, Shelton Lee Emberling of Tulsa; numerous stepchildren, 11 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren and numerous other family and friends.
Pallbearers will be Red Clour, Casey Clour, Dewayne Powell, Mike Emberling, Brady Powell and Shane Emberling.
Honorary bearers will be all the Clour Well Service Employees.
Family visitation will be held Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Alexander Gray Funeral Home of Healdton.
Online condolences may be made at www.alexanderfunerealhome.org.