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Emily E. Lightner

d. September 6, 2017

Emily E. Lightner

Emily E. Lightner, age 37, passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 in McPherson County, Kansas.  She was born on October 29, 1979 in Kansas City, Missouri, the daughter of John Geissal & Dianne Geissal.  A resident of Scott City, Kansas since 2013 moving from Wichita, Kansas, she was a devoted follower of Christ, loving wife, mother and homemaker.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Scott City, Kansas where she had a passion for taking the Gospel to the nations.

On July 31, 2004 she married Matthew Lightner in Monticello, Illinois.  He survives.

Survivors Include her Husband - Matthew Lightner of Scott City, Kansas, Three Sons - John “Jack” Lightner of Scott City, Kansas, Elijah Lightner of Scott City, Kansas, Ezekiel Lightner of Scott City, Kansas, Three Daughters - Lillian Lightner of Scott City, Kansas, Abigail Lightner of Scott City, Kansas, Kathryn Lightner of Scott City, Kansas, Parents - Dianne Geissal of Verona, Wisconsin, John Geissal & Andy Coyle of Urbana, Illinois, Brother - Ben & Lindsay Geissal of Madison, Wisconsin and her Father & Mother in Law - John & Cindy Lightner of Garden City, Kansas.

Funeral Services will be Monday, September 11, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Scott City Kansas with Rev. Kyle Evans presiding.

Interment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City, Kansas.

Memorials in Lieu of Flowers are requested to the First Baptist Church for Global Missions through Price and Sons Funeral Home in Scott City.

Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Saturday and from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Sunday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas.

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