James Theopilus Chambers, Jr., 85, of Port Charlotte, Florida died Thursday, May 17, 2018 at home.
James was born June 12, 1932 in the Panama Canal Zone to the late James Theoplius and Miriam (Williams) Chambers. James was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War retiring after 20 years of service as a Staff Sergeant. He moved to Port Charlotte in 1989 from Brooklyn, NY
He is survived by his loving family, his wife, Blanche G. Chambers; a daughter, Julie Chambers and son, Jason Tyrone Chambers; and from a previous marriage, daughters, June Temple Stallings-Chambers, Johnola (Napoleon) Morales, Yvonne Veronica Maxwell, and Yolanda (Vernon) McCullough; a son, Jefferson (Frieda) Chambers; 17 Grandchildren and 19 Great Grandchildren.
Interment and military honors by a U.S. Army Honor Guard will be held Thursday 1:30 PM, June 7, 2018 at Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota, Florida.
Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to extend condolences to the family. Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.