Emma Louise NELSON (Cooper)

Friday, November 7th, 1924 - Monday, July 20th, 2020
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Emma Louise (Cooper) Nelson, age 95, was born in Clay City, Kentucky to Courtney and Della Cooper. She took her final peaceful rest and went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 20, 2020, at Friendship Village Nursing Facility.
She was a faithful and dedicated member of Bethesda Temple Apostolic Church for 45 years. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clarence William Nelson; son, Darrell Wayne Nelson; 5 sisters, 4 brothers Left to cherish precious memories: Daughters, Catherine (James) Brooks, Margaret (Charles) Brooks, Anita C. Nelson, Jacqueline (Eddie) Durant; Grandchildren, Keith (Karen) Odister, Vicki (James) Clark, Terence (Jennifer) Brooks, Kendall Brooks, Derek (Krystal) Brooks, Katrina (Reggie) Pope, Karmelita (Stevie) Cromer, and Christopher Durant; 20 Great grandchildren; Sisters, Josephine Spears and Dorothy Donaphin; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.Services will be held Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 10:00 a.m., viewing at 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at Bethesda Temple Church, 3701 Salem Avenue., Dr. Craig S. High, Eulogist. Masks are required and social distancing will be observed. Interment: West Memory Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to THOMAS FUNERAL HOME, 4520 Salem Ave. Online condolences may be sent to the family at
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, July 25th, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:00am
    Saturday, July 25th, 2020 9:00am - 10:00am
    Besthada Temple Apostoic
    Address Not Available
  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, July 25th, 2020 | 10:00am
    Saturday, July 25th, 2020 10:00am
    Besthada Temple Apostolic
    Address Not Available
    Bishop Craig S. High
  • Interment

    West Memory Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Moraine, Ohio


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Kimya Moyo (Ruby's daughter)

Posted at 11:23am
Please know that the family of Ruby Malone in Cincinnati, Ohio grieves with you over the death of your sister, EmmaLou. COVID prevents our presence.
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Tanya Burnam and family

Posted at 05:45pm
Kendall, Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. Praying for peace, strength and comfort in the days ahead.
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