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Emerson Kay Lyle

Emerson Kay Lyle, age 8, a resident of Wickes, Arkansas, died Monday, August 28, 2017 in the Mena Regional Medical Center.

She was born on March 23, 2009 in Texarkana, Texas. She was a member of the Midway Pentecostal Church at Vandervoort, and she enjoyed make-up, fishing, hunting, dancing, playing dress-up, and music.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Alwyn Lyon, Richard & Rena Terrell, Loyd Lyle, Tommy Williams, Cecil and Jessie Warren, as well as, a great-uncle, Marvin Williams.

She is survived by her parents, Chance and Kayla Lyle of Mena, Arkansas, and Whitley and Zachry Currence of Lockesburg, Arkansas; three sisters, Braylie Williams and Gracelyn Currence, both of Lockesburg, Arkansas, and Chloe Odom of Mena, Arkansas; two brothers, Brycson Odom and Konner Odom both of Mena, Arkansas; her grandparents, Reggie and Donna Lyle of Wickes, Arkansas, Kirk and Cindy Williams, Lori and Toby Gathright, and Doug and Dawn Currence all of Lockesburg; her great-grandparents, Mary Brewer of Wickes, Lois Brown of Hayward, California, Jerry and Judy Pickett of Lockesburg, Carolyn and Arnold Parrish of Pinehurst, Texas, Betty Williams of Lockesburg, Kenneth and Betty Currence of Lockesburg, Louise Lyon of Horatio, and Kurt and Anita Farquhar of Lockesburg; her uncles and their spouses, Chad and Shawna Lyle, Clint and Kristi Lyle, Cortney and Amy Lyle, Chance Pearson, and Jaryd and Traci Lyon of Lockesburg; her aunts, Sierra Brown of Castro Valley, California, Stormie Huggins of Texarkana, Texas, Lana Lyon of Guthrie, Oklahoma, and MacKenzie Fields and her husband Kenneth of Lockesburg.

Funeral Services for Emma Lyle will be held on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 2:00 P.M., in the First Baptist Church of De Queen, with Bro. Billy Sullivan and Bro. Chad Lyle officiating.

Burial will follow in the Coulter Cemetery, Lockesburg, Arkansas. Visitation will be on

Friday, September 1, 2017 at the Jerry and Judy Pickett’s residence, 148 Shady Lane, Lockesburg, Arkansas beginning at 2:00 P.M. You my send an online sympathy message at



  1. so so sorry for your loss. Very sad

  2. I’ve been where you’re now. No words will ever change how your feeling. My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. My advice to you from one grieving parent to another: take all the time you need. Never get over this. Always remember her in everything you do. Don’t blame yourself EVER. And reach out for help or advice. You’re not alone. All my love. Jenn
    *Forever Strong*

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