Ray Daniel Chambers, 95, went to be with the Lord Thursday, June 30, 2016. Born in Sparta, March 29, 1921, he was the son of the late Ellis Chambers, Vella Rutherford Chambers Jordan and Morris Jordan.
He was preceded in death by his siblings, Lovie Money, Robert Jordan, William Jordan, Phillip Jordan, Leff Chambers, Harrison Jordan, Wade Jordan, Clint Jordan and Grant Jordan.
He was the husband of the late Annie Elizabeth Chambers and the father of the late Daniel Ellis Chambers.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 2 at Peterson Ellis Cemetery, Byrdville officiated by his nephew, Rev. Jerome Bullard. Coble Ward Smith Funeral Home in Wilmington is handling the arrangements.
He is survived by three sisters, Mary Peterson, Eva Carroll (Eugene), Esty Bullard (Carlos); one brother, James Jordan (Linda); one granddaughter, Shannon Chambers; and his many nieces and nephews.
Condolences to the family may be offered at www.coblewardsmithwilmington.com.