Emma C. McConnell, 86 of Pierceville passed away April 25, 2017 at Ripley Crossing in Milan. She was born September 12, 1930 in Rosehill, Virginia the daughter of James and Carnia (Harvel) Thomas. She married Hugh McConnell January 4, 1947and he preceded her in death September 12, 1997. Emma was a homemaker. She enjoyed being a mother and a grandmother to her family. She attended the Pierceville United Methodist Church. She will be missed by many.Her survivors include sons: Larry (Bev) McConnell of Milan; Jack (Donna) McConnell of Aurora; Doug (Annette) McConnell of Osgood; Steve (Gina) McConnell of Milan; Mark (Kerry) McConnell of Osgood. daughters: Trish Sproessig of Versailles; Peggy (Jeff) Schueler of Camden, OH; Rita (George) Anderson of Osgood. 18 Grandchildren; 23 Great-Grandchildren, 5 Great-Great-Grandchildren; 5-Sisters. She was preceded in death by her husband, one daughter Carolyn Lee; 5 brothers, 2 sisters, grandson: Michael Sproessig, one granddaughter April Ascherman and a grandson Heath McConnell. great-grandson: Briar Stephens, son-in-law: Richard Sproessig.Memorial service will be at 7:00 PM on Friday April 28, 2017 at Law-Carr-Moore Funeral Home with Pastor Dennis Hadler officiating. Visitation will be from 4-7PM. Memorials may be made to: Margaret Mary Hospice or Ripley Crossing Activity Fund. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements 707 South Main Street, Box 243 Milan, In 47031; (812)654-2141.