Russell R. Chambers, 91, of Greenville, beloved husband,
father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died Friday, November 17, 2017 at his
home. A celebration will be held,
Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Landonís from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
Mr. Chambers was born in Flint, Michigan on December 4,
1925. He was the son of Russell Chambers
and Madeline Opp Chambers. He married the
love of his life, Theresa Henderson on April 3, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan. He was a World War II veteran of the U. S.
Mr. Chambers came to Texas in 1955 where he worked at
Temco. He transferred to Greenville from
Grand Prairie, retiring from E-Systems in 1983, where he was an aeronautical
engineer. He then started his own
company, Alpha Aviation Supply Company, which he operated until bad health
forced him to retire. He was on the
Majors Field Airport Board when the terminal was built.
Survivors include his wife, Theresa Chambers of Greenville;
sons, Richard Chambers and wife, Dianne of Greenville and Ken Chambers of
Austin; daughters, Laurie Wineinger and husband, Monty and Karen Isham and
husband, Brian, all of Greenville; grandchildren, Matthew and Cynthia
Wineinger, Chris Harris, Justin Wineinger, Josh Isham, Kacie Chambers, Amanda
and Justin Day, Megan and David Frost, Kristin and John Dobmeyer, Ethan Isham,
Alex Reece and Griffin Chambers; and great-grandchildren, Isabela Wineinger,
Kenley Dobmeyer, Adalyn Day, Santiago Wineinger and Elijah Isham. He was preceded in death by his parents, a
brother and sister-in-law and two nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to
Cause for Paws, 4400 Moulton St., Suite 1, Greenville, Texas 75401.