|Birth: ||Jul. 6, 1874|
|Death: ||Jan. 11, 1932|
San Augustine County
TEXAS PEACE OFFICER KILLED
Abilene Morning News; Tuesday, Jan 12, 1932
Nacogdoches, Jan 11 - Isom Chandler, 57 year old peace officer was killed early today by a man at a lodging house in Camp Worth 25 miles east of Nacogdoches.
The man called Chandler to the door and shot him with a rifle. The man then fled. Officers learned that Chandler had been called to settle a feud between the man and his wife. It was believed that his interference in this matter caused the shooting.
Chandler had served as a peace officer at Nacogdoches 7 years. He was employed by the Frost-Johnson Lumber company.
Deputy Chandler left behind a wife, a son, & 2 daughters.
Parents - Elias Mitchell Chandler & Julia Ann Lee
Elvira Cureton Chandler (1877 - 1963)*
Henry Pearson Chandler (1903 - 1964)*
Ella Lois Chandler Fulmer (1906 - 2005)*
His memory is blessed
Note: Texas Police Officer's Memeorial location 10 A 16
Created by: Granna
Record added: Mar 25, 2009
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