|Birth: ||May 24, 1901|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 1960|
From the Bennington Evening Banner December 9, 1960
ARTHUR B. CHAMBERS
Arthur B. Chambers, 57, driver for Ruskin Taxi for the past 15 years and well known in this area, died suddenly of a heart attack while at the wheel of a taxi lat Thursday afternoon.
Mr. Chambers' death occurred on Pleasant street as he was turning around in the yard at the New England Tel & Tel Co. office. He slumpled at the wheel, but brought the car to a stop.
Born in Schaghticoke, N.Y., May 24, 1901, he was the son of the late George and Hattie Wadsworth Chambers. His early schooling had been in Schaghticoke. He had finished his schooling in Bennington when the family moved here.
Prior to 1941, he had served some time in the military service and was on duty in the Panama area at one time. Returning home, he had been employed by the late William Nevils and George D. Pierce in the plumbing and heating business. However, for the past 15 years, he had been a taxi operator with the Ruskin cab fleet. He had been a skillful driver and had driven a taxi in all kinds of weather.
Survivors are one brother, Charles of Bennington; two sisters, Mrs. Walter (Grace) Ford, Bennington and Mrs. Leonard (Glenna) Greenslet, Ardmore, Pa., several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends may call at Walbridge Funeral Home at their convenience. The family will be in attendane from 2 ro 4 and 7 to 9 pm today and tomorrow.
The funeral will be held Sunday at 2 pm from the funeral home with the First Methodist Church pastor, the Rev. Frank W. Grippin, officiating. Entombment will be in Park Lawn Vault.
George S. Chambers (1868 - 1951)
Hattie W. Chambers (1867 - 1954)
Charles LeRoy Chambers (1897 - 1971)*
Arthur Bryan Chambers (1901 - 1960)
Park Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Nancy D
Record added: Jan 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83781132
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