Emerson, Govan

EMERSON, Jr., Govan

December 24, 1929 -

October 30, 2022 (Age 92)

Homegoing Services for Mr. Govan Emerson, Jr. will be held on Thursday, November 03, 2022, at 11:00 AM. Viewing will be on Wednesday, November 02, 2022, from 12 noon - 6:00 PM. Burial service will be held immediately after the service on Thursday, November 03, 2022, at Westview Cemetary, Atlanta, GA.

Govan Emerson Jr. is survived by his son, Gregory Emerson Sr.; grandchildren, Sharda Emerson, Gregory Emerson Jr., Ellissa Emerson and Samantha Ulysse; great-grandchild, Malik Govan Emerson; daughter, in Christ, Helga Emerson; and siblings, Hattie, Amos and Yvonne.

Govan worked for many years with MARTA until his retirement in in 1992. Govan was predeceased by his wife, Hattie (Ledbetter) Emerson; and his second wife, Etheleen (Bennett) Emerson.