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Jimmie Lee Chambers

Jimmie Lee Chambers
  • August 31, 1933 - January 15, 2017
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

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Jimmie Lee Chambers was called home on Sunday, January 15, 2017. Husband of Hattie Chambers. Son of the late Johnnie Chambers, Sr. and Mary Parker Chambers. Jimmie was a 1954 graduate of Spencer High School. He also graduated from Tuskegee University with a Bachelor degree. Jimmie also served in the United States Army. , where he had tours in Germany, Paris and Canada. He was a husband, uncle and friend. He was a very astute businessman. Jimmie was a faithful and devoted member of the Tulane Memorial Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon and Trustee.
He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted wife of 61 years, Hattie Allen Chambers and a host of nieces and nephews. A special niece and nephew, Veronica and Larry Brown, a devoted caregiver, Kathy Carter and other relatives and friends. Jimmie was preceded in death by his parents, his siblings, Ken Carson, Johnnie Chambers, Jr., Gertrude Reliford and Mary Alice Collier.
Relatives and friends of the family also Pastors, Officers and members of Tulane Memorial Baptist Church are invited to attend the funeral service at 10:00 AM on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at Tulane Memorial Baptist Church, 3601 Paris Ave., New Orleans, LA. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM until 10:00 AM. Interment: Green Acres Cemetery, Columbus, GA. Arrangements by Rhodes Funeral Home. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the online guestbook. The family would to thank the neighbors and friends of Lakewood East Subdivision.