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Posted on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 8:37 am

Emma Elizabeth Burts, 94, of Farber, passed away at 8:20 p.m., Sunday, April 8, 2012 at Audrain Medical Center in Mexico, Mo.
Emma had been employed at Swingmaster Garment Factory in Wellsville and Eli Walker Garment Factory in Vandalia, working at many jobs from seamstress to supervisor. She later went to work at Brookstone in Mexico as a wrapper, retiring in 2001.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 11 at the Myers Funeral Home in Wellsville.
Burial will be in the Wellsville Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 5–8 p.m., Tuesday, April 10 at the funeral home.