Robert Franklin Chambers Sr.

May 8, 1945September 20, 2011

Robert Franklin Chambers, Sr., 65, of Rustburg, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at his residence. He was the husband of Violet Suddith Chambers.

Born May 8, 1945 in Jonestown, MD, he was the son of the late John Russell and Violet Marie Wolf Chambers. Mr. Chambers was retired from Marvin Templeton & Sons and was a member of Jubilee Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Johnny Chambers and Bobby Chambers, Jr.; four daughters, Christina Bloom and husband, Jim, Michelle Axe and husband, Dusty, Rachel Lefever and husband, Bobby, and Renae Jones and husband, Jay; two brothers, Jay Chambers and wife, Kathy and Jim Chambers and wife, Charlotte, all of Pennsylvania; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two God children, Andy Childress and Mandy Ford; three nephews, five great-nephews; six nieces and one great-great-nephew, Dakota Chambers.

A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, September 24, 2011 at Jubilee Baptist Church with the Rev. Roger Childress officiating.

The family will receive friends at the residence on Friday, September 23, 2011.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alan Pearson Cancer Center.


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MDT Personnel

September 28, 2011

I'm so sorry to hear about Bob. I can see his smile, even now as I type. He was a great asset to our company in the years past. Our thoughts are with the family at this time. MDT Personnel

stephanie gagneur

September 27, 2011

Bob was a great guy his smile would make the worst of days better we love you violet. Bob will forever be in our hearts.

Becky Sauls

September 23, 2011

Violet, Bob was a very sweet person. I know he is no longer in pain. God is with you during this difficult time. May he bless you and your family.

kathy pittman

September 23, 2011

Aunt violet I will miss uncle Bob he was the best uncle in the world I'm sorry for your loss hugs and kisses

Connie McMichael

September 22, 2011

Violet. I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. God bless you and your family.

Debbie Hall

September 22, 2011

Bob was one of the sweetest people I have known. I will miss him greatly. It is very comforting to know that he is with the Lord and our loved ones that have gone on before. My prayers are with the family. I love you all.