James "Jim" Emery, age 75, of Wentzville, Missouri passed away on Thursday, June 17, 2021. He was born in Delhi, Richland, Louisiana on July 20, 1945 to Joseph and Bernice Emery (nee Dickerson).
Jim was a pipe-fitter with the UA Local Union 562 for over 40 years. All who knew, Jim remember his love for his wife of 25 years, Lani, and his love of motorcycles, cars and anything fast. You would often find Jim out racing, working on his motorcycles in the garage or enjoying the company of his friends.
Jim is survived by his wife, Lani Emery; his daughter, Trisha Souza; his brother, Rich (Gloria) Emery; and his sister-in-law, Patsy Emery; and many other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Bernice Emery; his brother, Joe Emery.
A celebration of life will take place on July 24, 2021 from 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm at VFW Post 5327, 1414 South Highway Z, Wentzville, MO 63385.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions in Jim's name to the Humane Society of Missouri, online at: https://www.hsmo.org/
Or by mail at:
Humane Society of Missouri
1201 Macklind Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110
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