A Memorial Service was held at the Light House Tabernacle in Gridley for Emma Sue Vargas, 47 of Gridley. Emma passed away on March 16, 2013 in Gridley, due to a long illness. She was born April 28, 1965 in Yuba City, California, to Marvin and Susan Chandler. Emma was a long time resident of Gridley, she enjoyed fishing and was a devoted daughter, sister and companion. She was a member of the Light House Tabernacle. She is survived by her parents, Marvin Chandler and Susan Birdsong; her longtime companion, Randy Lockhart, all of Gridley; three brothers and one sister; step-brothers, Fred Carlquist and Carm Johnson. Arrangements were entrusted to Gridley Block Funeral Chapel.