Funeral services for Donnis Emogene "Moe" Emerson, 90, will be held on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Dr., Shreveport, Louisiana. Burial will follow at Forest Park West Cemetery, 4000 Meriwether Rd. in Shreveport. A visitation will be held Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. until service time at the funeral home. Officiating the service will be Brother Bill Kincaid.
Moe was born on November 8, 1931 to J.G. Sullivan and Nona Pitts Sullivan in Saline, Louisiana and passed away at home on Thursday, December 30, 2021.
Moe was a resident of Shreveport and worked as a Registered Nurse. She loved nursing and was very proud of her profession. She was very family oriented and was the caregiver of the family. Her hobbies included fishing and gardening.
Moe is preceded in death by her husband, D.G. Emerson. Left to cherish her memory are her sons, William D. Sweet and wife, Kwi Pok and Michael W. Sweet and wife, Deborah; and grandchildren, Brandie, Heather, Jeremy and Jennifer; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
Honoring Moe as pallbearers will be Danny Weaver, Terry Reese, Larry Cooper, Jeremy Meade, Brenden Meade and Ray Jordan. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Bob Massengill and Tommy Gadd.
The family would like to express special thanks to Dr. Bob Massengill for all the excellent care and dedication to Moe. Also, Brandie, that spent the last few years serving as her grandmother's caregiver with such wonderful care, compassion and love and Heather, for her excellent job in managing all of Moe's personal affairs.