Emma Lee Calamese was born on August 03, 1938 in McComb, Mississippi to the late Lillian Jones and Louis Taylor Jr. She departed this life on August 26, 2020. She was the eldest 4 children. Emma is preceded in death by her younger sister, Gail Marie Parker Jones; brother, Eddie Jones III; son, George James Jones Sr.; mother, Lillian Jones and father, Louis Taylor Jr. Emma leaves to cherish her memories a loving husband, Virgil Paul
Calamese; children, Virgil Frank Calamese, Lillian Virginia Simmons, and Michael Joseph Calamese; sister, Delores Ervin; grandchildren, Mikara Calamese, LaNeya Jones, George Jones Jr., Edward Jones, Takara Jones, Michael Joseph Calamese Jr., Dominic Dunn, Antione Dunn; also a host of nieces, nephews, great-grandchildren and friends.
Visitation 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Tuesday September 15th at the Spielman Mortuary, 344 W. University Ave., St. Paul. Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery Minneapolis, MN.