Jerry ChambersJuly 20, 1951 ~ January 19, 2018 (age 66)
Funeral Services for Mr. Jerry L. Chambers will be held on Thursday January 25, 2018 at 12:00 Noon at Shiloh Baptist Church 122 Hooks Street, Gordon. Minister Richard Chatman will officiate. Interment will follow at Ramah Cemetery, Gordon. Jerry Lee Chambers was born July 20, 1951 in Brooklyn, NY to the parentage of Bernice Ford and the late General Lee Chambers, Sr. Jerry departed this life on January 19, 2018 at Pruitt Healthcare of Toomsboro, Georgia. Jerry attended Calhoun Consolidated High School in Irwinton, Georgia. Jerry possessed many talents which included a passion for athletics, drawing and singing. Jerry was united in holy matrimony to Gloria Miller. To this union was born one child, Dwayne Anthony Chambers. Jerry leaves to mourn, but to rejoice in his memory: his only son, Dwayne Anthony Chambers; his loving mother, Bernice Ford; siblings, Sandra (Simmie) Edwards, Bruce (Earnestine) Chambers, Sr., Michael Chambers, Bernice V. Ford, Jeffrey (Bonnie) Ford, Deborah (Richard) Chatman, and James (Ann) Singleton, all of Gordon, GA; god brother, Charles White of Gordon, GA; a devoted sister-inlaw, Maggie Chambers of Gordon, GA; a devoted brother-in-law, Harry Zachary of Milledgeville, GA; aunts, Lizzie Mae Jackson of Irwinton, GA, Marjorie Veal, Rosetta Ford, both of Gordon, GA, Angela Smith of Macon, GA, Harriette Ford of Gordon, GA, Sabrina Smith of Gordon, GA, Carrie Lou Austin of Gordon, GA; uncles, Curtis Ford and Randy Ford, Jr., both of Gordon, GA; a niece that held a special place in his heart, Lawanna Grimes; and a dedicated friend and god sister, Jenet Davis; a special family friend, Keita Shinholster-Devero; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.Viewing will be held on Thursday at the funeral home from 11:00-7:00 PM. Family will receive friends at the home of his mother Mrs. Bernice Ford 118 Holly Street, Gordon. Wilkinson County Memorial Chapel, Irwinton has charge of arrangements.