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Billy Joe Emery, Jr.

Billy Joe Emery, Jr., (BJ) 37, of Davis, was born February 20, 1982 in Lawton. He passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019 in Wynnewood.

BJ grew up and lived in the Sulphur and Davis area most of his life. He was an avid gamer, enjoyed reading fantasy novels and fishing. BJ had served in the United States Army. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends. BJ was a great friend to many and will be deeply missed. He always had a very unique take on life. He was a huge Ozzie Osborne and LSU Tigers football fan. His pride was his daughter, Russia, who he enjoyed spending as much time with as he could.

He was preceded in death by preceded by his paternal grandparents.

He is survived by his daughter, Russia Emery; parents, Sue and Gary Hughes; sisters, Donna Chisholm and husband, Scott, Krystal Emery, Audrey Taylor and fiancé, John McCracken, and Jessica Taylor; step-sister, Stephanie Orr and husband, Steve; step-brother, Wendel Hughes and wife, Amanda; grandparents, Don and Ethel Adams; nephews, Nathan, Marcus, Joseph, Cylus, Connor, Lane, Hunter, Ashton, Thomas, and Dylen and nieces,: Katelynn, Madison, Trinity, and Alissa.

Memorial Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 28, at DeArman’s Funeral Chapel in Sulphur with Rev. Bill Leveridge officiating. DeArman Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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