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Emma Mae Gibbs

May 17, 1931 - October 25, 2018

CHESAPEAKE – Emma Mae Satterthwaite Gibbs, 86, died October 25, 2018. Emma was born in Gull Rock, NC to the late Thomas and Louise Berry Satterthwaite. She was a member of the Eastern Star and the Tall Cedars. Emma enjoyed volunteering for the muscular dystrophy summer camps. She was predeceased by her husband, John H. Gibbs, and son, Thomas D. Gibbs.

Left to cherish her memory are her loving children, Christine Williams of Chesapeake, Robert M. Gibbs and his wife Janet of Currituck, and Rebecca Ann Williams and her husband Philip of Chesapeake; seven grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; and host of other family and friends.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday at 10:00 am at Chesapeake Memorial Gardens with Pastor Paul Mitchell officiating. Express condolences to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com. In lieu of flowers, make memorial donations in Emma’s name to the Muscular Dsytrophy Association at www.TMCFunding.com.


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Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018

Time: 10:00 am


Chesapeake Memorial Gardens

524 Cedar Road
Chesapeake , VA 23322

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