Burl David Chambers Sr. age 85 of Knoxville passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Member of Central Baptist Church Fountain City, member of Moulders Sunday School Class, Shekinah #524 F & AM, and Shekinah #456 OES. He was retired from Y-12 plant in Oak Ridge, TN where he worked for 33 years.
Preceded in death by Albert and Leacle Pratt Chambers; sisters and brothers-in-laws; Ruby & Norman Sherrod and Betty Jo & C.B. Mitchell; greatgrandchild Jansen Pryor Chambers; niece, Norma Jo Majors.
Survivors; wife of 62 years Frankie Robertson Chambers of Knoxville; daughter Regina Jensen of Nashville; son and daughter-in-law David and Debbie Chambers of Strawberry Plains, TN.; grandchildren; Karen Jensen, Anders (Bianca) Jensen, Philip (Shannon) Jensen, Justin (Bandi) Chambers and Witteny (Reed) Williams; greatgrandchildren; Kylie Chambers and River Williams. Memorials to be made to Central Baptist Church of Fountain City 5364 N. Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37918. The family wishes to thank Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center 7th floor North nurses and IMC. A very special thank you for Professional Care Management nurses.
Funeral service at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, October 8th at Stevens Chapel with Reverend Ron Mouser officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10:45 a.m. Monday, October 9th at Lynnhurst Cemetery for an 11:00 a.m. graveside service and interment. Family will receive friends from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Ave. at North Broadway.
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