BROOKPORT, Ill. — Truman Emerson, 74, of Brookport, died Wednesday at his residence.
He was a retired lockmaster of Dams 52 and 53 and was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a member of Farmers Masonic Lodge 232 in Brookport.
He is survived by one daughter, Leigh Ann Kepner of Paducah; one brother, Harley Emerson of Golconda; one granddaughter; and several nieces.
His parents were Carl Emerson and Helen Reynolds.
Services will be at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Kitchen, 1225 Broadway, Paducah, KY 42001.
Cremation Society of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.