Rose Embers, 86, of Atkins, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 at the Atkins Nursing and Care Center. She was born Sept. 22, 1930 in Texarkana, Arkansas, daughter of the late Frank and Claudia Mae (Willingham) Ballweg. he was a loving sister, wife, grandmother, great and great-great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 65 years, Wayne Embers; two daughters, Gail Embers and Vicky Heaton; and one grandson, Nathan Clevenger.

She is survived by five sons, Larry, Danny, Stephen, Galen and Randy; two daughters, Carol Clevenger and Sharon Bain; two sisters, Frankie Scott and Mary Moyer of Kansas; 28 grandchildren; 54 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, great and great-great-nieces and nephews; and many wonderful friends.

She will be buried next to her husband in McPherson, with services to be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Lemley Funeral Service of Atkins.

The family of Rose Embers wishes to thank you for all the love and kindness you have shown our mother and the comfort you provided us.

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