He was a member and deacon of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church. Mr. Chambers was retired from the Laborers and Teamsters Local Union. He was a veteran of the United States Army.
He is survived by his wife, Della Ravine (Byerly) Chambers; son, Larry Wayne Chambers of Benton, daughters, Sharon Combs of Benton and Lisa Karen Runkle of Paducah; eight grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Curtis Chambers and Annie D. (Hunt) Chambers; three brothers and one sister.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 19 at Collier Funeral Chapel located at 211 West 5th St. Benton, Kentucky 42025. Rev. Jack Kee and Mark Combs officiated.
Interment followed in Benton Cemetery.