Emily was born January 26, 1924, in Gallia County, Ohio, daughter of the late Frederick Biars and Anna White Biars Higgins. She married Clinton G. Lambert on June 6, 1943 and he preceded her in death in 1980.
A 1942 Vinton High School Graduate, she retired from the Campbell Soup Co., Napoleon, Ohio, in 1994. She was a member of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, Local 626.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two great-grandchildren; a sister, Kathryn Friend and special Aunt, Vernoka “Babe” Waugh.
She is survived by six children: Clinton (Brenda) Lambert, Raceland, Ky., Betty (Harvey) Saunders, Patriot, Ohio, Charles (Deb) Lambert, Defiance, Ohio, Judy (Dave) Lambert, Patriot, Ohio, Clarence Dale "Butch" Lambert, Patriot, Ohio, and Clara Ann (Stuart) Knouse, Findlay, Ohio, nineteen grandchildren, three step-grandchilden and forty seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006, in the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Vinton, with Rev. Ron Bynum officiating. Burial will follow in the Vinton Memorial Park. Friends may call at the Funeral Home from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday.