Emma Brailsford, 81, departed this life on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at Brookdale Hospital, Brooklyn, New York.

Born on Dec. 22, 1936, in Pinewood, she was a daughter of the late William and Rosa Lee Ballard Polk.

The family will receive friends at the home of her sister, 717 Maney St.

Job's Mortuary Inc., 312 S. Main St., Sumter, is in charge of arrangements.