June 15, 1936 – October 6, 2020
Maurice Chambliss, 84, of Lumberton, passed away on Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 at his residence, surrounded by family.
Mr. Chambliss was born June 15th, 1936 in Purvis to Porter Chambliss and Mattie Cooper Chambliss. He was a retired butcher with several grocery stores in south Mississippi. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Order of the Eastern Star. He was a member of Caney Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by four brothers, Luther Chambliss, Clarence Chambliss, Buford Chambliss, Wayne Chambliss; and one sister, Ella Mae Anderson.
Family members include his wife of 63 years, Jolene Lowe Chambliss; two sons, Chad (Laura) Chambliss, Garren (Lavinia) Chambliss; one daughter, Nena (Baxter) Chambliss White; eight grandchildren, Melissa (Will) Jordan, Christopher (Julie) Chambliss, Brock (Megan) White, Whitney (Jon) Breland, Cheyenne Chambliss; eight great grandchildren, Eric, Dalton, Marion, Will Darcy, Rhett, Kadence, Max, and Lainey.
Funeral services will be held at Caney Baptist Church (13 Luther Saucier Rd, Lumberton, MS 39455) on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 3:00 pm. Rev. Roger Miller, Rev. David Parker, and Rev. Will Jordan will officiate the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends and have visitation from 1:00 pm until services, Thursday at the church.
Pallbearers will be Chris Chambliss, Brock White, Will Jordan, Jon Breland, Eddie Wells, and David Bullock.
White Funeral Home, (601) 796-2781.