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Mary (Benefield) Chambers

May 7, 1933 ~ March 28, 2022 (age 88)


Mrs. Mary Ella (Benefield) Chambers of Burkesville, Kentucky, formerly of Tucker, Georgia, passed away Monday, March 28, 2022, at the Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville, Kentucky having attained the age of 88 years, 10 months, and 21 days. She was born in Ft. Payne, (DeKalb County), Alabama, on Sunday, May 7, 1933, the daughter of Iris Arnold and Tommie Lou (Chandler) Benefield. She was of the Baptist faith, member of Smoke Rise Baptist Church in Stone Mt. Georgia, was an excellent cook, and worked in the lunch room in Cobb County, Georgia.

 In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Duane Chambers, whom she wed in 1950, child, Casey Chambers, siblings, Barbara (& Bobby) Stokes, Kenneth (& Geraldine) Benefield, Jerry Benefield, Nancy Durden.

 She is survived by her son, Adam Chambers of Hall County, Georgia, grandchildren, Crissy Chambers (& Cliff Young) of Dallas, Georgia, Alex Chambers of Augusta, Georgia, great-grandchildren, Khole Young, Kaydence Blalock, brother-in-law, Paul Durden of Tucker, Georgia, sister-in-law, Wanda Benefield of Marietta, Georgia, along with a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.

The memorial service for Mrs. Mary Ella (Benefield) Chambers will be conducted on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. E.S.T. at the Smoke Rise Baptist Church, 5901 Hugh Howell Rd. Stone Mountian, Georgia 30087 with Dr. Mark Shelton officiating. Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of the arrangements.

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Memorial Service
April 9, 2022

3:00 PM
Smoke Rise Baptist Church
5901 Hugh Howell Rd.
Stone Mt., GA 30087

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