|Birth: ||Mar. 31, 1940|
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 2011|
Funeral services for Mary Ann Roberts Chambers, 71, of Anacoco, Louisiana were. Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at the First United Methodist Church in Leesville, Rev. Hank Hamilton officiated. Burial followed in the Holly Grove Cemetery in Anacoco, LA.
Mary, the daughter of Howard and Margaret Ward VanHorn was born on March 31, 1940, in Oakley, MI. She passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2011, at her residence in Anacoco, LA. She was a native of Oakley, MI. She later met and married her first husband, Donald J. Roberts on January 8, 1960. She became a military wife and mother, traveling the world with her family and came to the Leesville area in 1972. She worked as a LPN for Byrd Regional Medical Center and retired from Bayne Jones Hospital. She was a member of Old Anacoco Baptist Church. In 2003 she met and married Ben Chambers and attended First United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Donald J. Roberts; parents and her brother, Carl VanHorn.
She is survived by her husband, Benjamin "Ben" Chambers of Anacoco, his 4 children and 13 grandchildren; sons, Jay & wife Susan Roberts, David Roberts & Micheal Roberts all of Anacoco; brother, Cleown "Diz" VanHorn of Thousand Oaks, CA; sister, Barbara Ockerman of Anacoco; grandchildren, Charles J. Roberts, Cory Putnam, Cayla Roberts, Madison Roberts, Mason Roberts & Cameron Roberts and great grandchild, Tesla Putnam.
Services were under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.
Provided by Duffie & Kathy
Donald J. Roberts (1938 - 2002)*
Holly Grove Cemetery
Maintained by: Duffie and Kathy
Originally Created by: zzyzx1947
Record added: Aug 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29242510