Emory Browning 81 of Mt. Sterling passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Veterans Hospital in Lexington. He was born in Nicholas County September 10, 1937 to Early and Erma Browning. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and worked for the V. A. for 24 years. He is survived by three sons Emory Darrell Browning and his wife Deborah of Dallas, Texas, Christopher Browning of California, Gregory Browning of Stanton, daughter Catharine Puckett of Irvine, several grandchildren, two brothers Alan Browning of Jeffersonville, Howard Browning and wife Faye of Wheelersburg, OH, two sisters Marcella Flora and her husband Vic of Maysville, KY and Ella Waters and husband Don of Georgetown, OH. He was preceded in death by his parents Early and Erma Browning, two sisters Barbara Kirk and a sister that was still born Loretta Browning. Funeral services will be held 12 PM Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Grayson Funeral Home Chapel in Clay City. Friends may visit Wednesday from 6 till 8 PM. Burial will be in the Shannon Cemetery in Mason County. Grayson Funeral Home is in charge of services.