Emilie C. Herron passed away on her 97th Birthday July 13, 2013. She was born in Lexington, North Carolina but became a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where she was a long time member of Rodman Street Baptist Church. Emilie and her Husband Waddell moved to Rialto, California in 1980. Known for her beautiful smile, she was an active member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, and volunteer at the 5th Street Senior Citizen's Center until her death. She leaves to cherish her memory her six children; Grace Johnson of Rialto, Meredith Mitchell of San Bernardino, Madeline Rabon of Beaumont, Waddene Hall (Bobby) of Rialto, Waddell Herron (Barbara) of Los Angeles, Stephanie Herron of South Pasadena, 13 Grandchildren, 27 Great Grandchildren, 11 Great Great Grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A viewing will be held on Monday July 22, from 6-8 p.m and Home Going Services will be on Tuesday July 23, at 10:00a.m. Both will be held at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 1575 W. 17th. Street, San Bernardino, CA. 92411. Interment following at Montecito Memorial Park and Mortuary 3520 E. Washington Street, Colton CA 92324.