Vernon Embry, age 63, of Caneyville, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at his residence. He was born Aug. 17, 1955 in Grayson County, Kentucky, the son of Reathel and Carolyn Duke Embry.

He is survived by his wife, Peggy Salmon Embry, to whom he was happily married for 43 years, and three children, Eva Justis (Joe), Raechel Brooks (Jason), and Christa Lush (Rick).

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon, Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the Caneyville Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in the Embry Duke Cemetery in Dog Creek. Visitation was held from 3 p.m.-8 p.m., Friday, June 28, 2019 and will also be held from 9 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the funeral home.

Caneyville Memorial Chapel is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Embry.