Emma Chyrell Lakes


Mrs. Emma Chyrell Whicker Lakes, 69, the daughter of Irving Cummings Whicker, Sr. and Mae James Whicker, was born in Madison County on July 13, 1949 and went home to be with her parents Sunday, July 7, 2019 at Baptist Health - Lexington.
She was a Christian lady who dearly loved her family and enjoyed crafting. She also loved her little dog, Ginger. Chyrell is deeply loved and will be greatly missed.
On December 16, 1967, Mrs. Lakes united in marriage to Walter Dale Lakes who survives.
Other survivors include her son: Rodrick Shane Lakes and wife Gina; her daughter: Robin Gambrel and husband Boyd, Jr., all of Richmond; one brother: Irving C. Whicker, Jr. and wife Faye and three grandchildren: Morgan Alexis Lakes, Trent Turner Lakes and Cadence Emma Nicole Gambrel.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Lakes was preceded in death by one sister: Frances Rhodus.
The family has chosen private services.
Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.cpcfh.com
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Published on July 8, 2019
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Coach Don Richardson
Jul 11, 2019
So sorry to hear about your loss Shane. Thinking of you and your family.
Marie and Glenn Fornash
Jul 09, 2019
So sorry for your loss Prayers for the family
Jessica Perry McKinnon
Jul 09, 2019
Growing up around Cheryll because of my mother’s relationship with Mae was always a good time. I am so sorry to hear the news of her passing. You did well momma... you raised two incredible children that make this world so much of a better place. Your husband and family are in our prayers. Your legacy is awesome with a beautiful & wonderful family. My heart is with you all. Jessica