He was an avid baseball fan and enjoyed following Cumberland University's Bulldogs.Burial was at Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his wife of 45 years, Jamie L. Chambers; children Chris (Roberta) Chambers and Christy (Tom) Griffin; siblings Bobby (Dorothy) Chambers and Mary Elizabeth Hornsby; and grandchildren: Nolan Chambers, Ethan Chambers, Carlin, Cori, and Delaney Griffin.
He is preceded in death by parents C.S. and Ruby Holladay Chambers and sister Jewel Tomlinson.
Pallbearers: Ethan Chambers, Nolan Chambers, Ronnie Hearn, Tony Hearn, Brian Modrall, Kevin Modrall, Tom Griffin, and Jimmy Tribble. Honorary Pallbearers: Co-workers at American Airlines.
Special thank you to Summit Medical Center. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children's Hospital / www.stjude.org/tributes.
Arrangements were in the care of Sellars Funeral Home / Stone Mansion.