Emma Jean Bussard, 69, of Purcellville, Virginia, passed from this life at home on Saturday, January 21, 2023. She was the beloved wife of Jeffrey Bussard for 24 years.
Born on March 15, 1953, in Farmville, VA she was the daughter of the late William Baxter and Mildred Louise (Oiler) Bailey.
Emma graduated from Frederick High school in 1971. Emma worked in food service for Marriott her whole life until her early retirement. She was very passionate with her vegetable garden and loved growing flowers. Emma also loved sewing and quilting projects. She enjoyed cooking, camping & going to the beach with her loving husband. She loved the home she and her husband built in VA. Emma loved seeing the wildlife animals out on their property. She loved her family and especially all of her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughters Brenda Munday and husband Brian Munday of Jefferson MD. Valerie Spurlock of Frederick MD. Step-daughters Charlotte Albert of Myrtle Beach South Carolina, Kim Bussard of PA & Chrissy Bussard of TN. Grandchildren Brian Munday Jr. Frederick MD, Brianna Munday Jefferson MD, Brooke Munday Jefferson MD, Joseph Spurlock, Corey Spurlock & Willie Connelly of Hanover PA.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 pm on Friday, January 27, 2023, at Stauffer Funeral Homes, P.A. (Fred), 1621 Opossumtown Pike in Frederick, MD.
A celebration of Emma's life journey will take place at 2:00 pm on Friday, January 27, 2023, at Stauffer Funeral Homes, P.A. (Fred), 1621 Opossumtown Pike in Frederick, MD.
Interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Gardens.