The Chesterfield Family regrets the passing of Lillian Nibbs Chesterfield, better known as "Muddy", "Granny", and "Lilly" in New York City on Monday, February 12, 2018, at the age of 93. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the first viewing on Friday, March 2, 2018, at Turnbull’s Funeral Home from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The second viewing will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Emmanuel Baptist Church (TUTU), service immediately after that at 10:00 a.m. Interment is at Western Cemetery Number # 1. She was preceded in death by husband Captain Raymond E. Chesterfield, daughters: Eleanor Hendricks, Eclyn Smith, Ena Guzman; son: Raymond E. Chesterfield Jr., and granddaughter, Antoinette Media.
Survivors are her daughters: Elma Young and Jacqueline Chesterfield St. Claire; Stepchildren: Marcia and Wayne Chesterfield – Boston; Adopted Children: Earl Chesterfield Jr. – New York, Joan Rodgers – St. Thomas, Mona Lee Riches – St. Thomas, Elaine- St. Thomas; Sisters: Gwendolyn Brown – St. Thomas, Ethlyn Benjamin - Florida, Evelyn Brown – Florida; Brothers: Justin Todman – St. Thomas, Leon Monsanto – St. Thomas, and Franklin Todman – St. Thomas; Grand Children: Wayne Chesterfield - Florida, Michele Chesterfield Caruso - Delaware, Kim Chesterfield Brown- Indiana, Raymond Chesterfield III – Florida, Timothy Chesterfield – California, Lisa Smith-McDonald – St. Croix, Dorisa Guzman – New York, Annette Guzman-Smith - Virginia, Luis Guzman – New York, Monique Walters – St. Thomas, Dominique and Disha Chesterfield – Boston, Roy Rodgers – California, Keisha Rodgers – St. Thomas, Marissa Rodgers – St. Thomas; God Children: Denise Otley – St. Thomas, Liston Swer (Maty) – St. John, Makiza Freeman- St. Thomas; Aunt: Marvis Turnball – Maryland; Son – In – Law: Frank Smith – St. Thomas, Angel Guzman – Virginia; Many nieces, nephews, great grandchildren (46), Great Great Grandchildren (6) and many other relatives too numerous to mention.