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Delbert Glenwood Chambers
Delbert Glenwood Chambers

Delbert Glenwood Chambers, 85, son of Merle Chambers and Viola Patterson Chambers, was welcomed into heaven, God’s presence and his Lord and Saviour on April 8, 2017.

His loving family beside him, wife, Mary Jo Arrowood Chambers; son, Daniel Lee, and his wife, Irene; granddaughter, Melissa; daughter, Theresa Jo Cross, and her husband, Richard; step-grandsons, Andrew, and his wife, Cindy; two step-great-granddaughters, Andrea and Abigail step-grandson, Tim; daughter, Cyndy Lou Jacks, and her husband, Timothy; grandson, Justin, and his wife, Kristen; and great-grandson, Logan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, three sisters many nieces and nephews.

He worked for 31 years at NAS Norfolk, four years USN electronic supervisor and 18 years at Enterprise Rent a Car. He was a dedicated, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a dedicated, child of God, serving and loving Jesus since 1963 in many ways, Bible teacher, deacon, Gideons. Most of all, a winner of souls to God thru Jesus Christ.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home with a visitation starting at 1 p.m. Interment will follow the service in Rosewood Memorial Park.

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