EMMA COOPER CHESTNUT Devoted Mother and Grandmother May 29, 1926 - August 27, 2013 On Tuesday, August 27 at approximately 2:41pm, Emma Cooper Chestnut, wife of the late Edward Theodore Chestnut, died at the age of 87 years old in her home in Riverside, California. She is survived by one daughter, one god daughter, four grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. Emma Cooper Chestnut, who was known to many as Mother Chestnut, Aunty Emma, Missemma, T- Emma, Muh and Miss, was a true disciple of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, who's footprints will continue to lay in the hearts and on the minds of those who were blessed by her nurturing spirit. Viewing will be held on Wednesday, September 4th from 1:00pm to 7:00pm at Tillman Mortuary in Riverside, California. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 5th at 10:30am at Park Avenue Baptist Church in Riverside, California.