May 30, 1924 ~ May 1, 2008

Born in: Marion, OH,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

GEORGE RAYMOND CHAMBERS George Raymond Chambers, 83, of 69 Brucement Circle, Asheville, entered into rest peacefully with his Lord on Thursday, May 1, 2008, at Mission Hospitals. A native of Marion, Ohio, he was a son of the late Fred Noel and Rosa Mae Johnston Chambers. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn Taylor Chambers, who died in 2007; a sister, Dorothy Chambers; three brothers, Dale, Dwight and Harold Chambers. A US Army veteran of WWII, Mr. Chambers was retired from IBM where he had worked in research and development. He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Asheville. Mr. Chambers is survived by his daughter, Sue Chambers of Asheville. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 24 at 2:00 pm at First Church of the Nazarene with the Reverend James Stewart officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting with arrangements.

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  1. Hey Sue sorry to hear about your dad but we all know he is in a much better place.All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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  2. Dear Chambers Family, I would like to extend my sincere condolences to each of you. Although we are not acquainted personally, however, we universally share the pain of losing a loved one in death. And when it happens, the thought of never again being able to talk to, laugh with, or hold our loved ones can be most difficult to bear. A key to enduring this suffering is knowing that the Bible teaches that ‘there will be a resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous’ (Acts 24;15), our loved ones sleeping in the graves will soon come forth and have the opportunity to live forever under peaceful conditions right here on earth. (John 5;28,29; Rev. 21;3,4; Psalm 83;18) While grief at the loss of George is great, joy at receiving George in the resurrection will be greater. (Mark 5;42) Please read and find comfort in God’s loving promises during this difficult time and the days to come. Take care,

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