Emma Samuel Coulton, 87, of Petersburg and formerly of Durham, N.C., passed away on Oct. 27, 2012, in Hopewell Va.
She is survived by her daughter, Bettye C. Mayes; two brothers-in-law, Marvin Coulton (Annie) and Herbert Coulton Sr. (Maxine); one sister-in-law, Vivian Samuel; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at First Baptist Church, 137 Harrison St., Petersburg. The pastor, Dr. Jeremiah Tillman, will officiate.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the staff of William N. Bland & Son Funeral Home, Petersburg. Rev. and Mrs. William N. Bland Jr., and Mr. James I. Gay, funeral directors. For more information or to leave an online condolence, visit blandenterprisesinc.com