JONESBOROUGH - Mrs. Diana Ruth Chambers, age 79, Jonesborough, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at her residence.
Mrs. Chambers was born in Telford and the daughter of the late Raymond & Verna Grace Teague Dykes. She was also preceded in death by a son, Mike Chambers, and two sisters, Betty Dykes Alford and Helen Dykes Miller.
She was a member of Jonesborough Second Baptist Church.
Mrs. Chambers was a waitress at the Waffle House for twenty-five years. Her life was her children and grandchildren. She loved UT Football and NASCAR, especially Dale Earnhardt.
Survivors include three children, Sheri Mitchell (Don), Mark Chambers (Abby) and Pat Chambers (Myra); grandchildren, Mikayla Chambers, Nikkie Stange, Dusty Chambers, Booshay Lenoir, and Keesha Lenoir; and several step-grandchildren; brothers, Larry Dykes (Louise), Robert Earl Dykes (Ruth), Albert Dykes (Marie), Carl Dykes (Jeannette), John Dykes (Mary) and Raymond Dykes (Rhonda); sisters, Ellen Laws, Verna Hughes (Buddy) and Sue Campbell (Vaughn); and several nephews and nieces.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 pm Monday, May 7, 2018 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be conducted 2:00 pm Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Maple Lawn Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Buddy Laws, Ryan Laws, Chris Clay, Dusty Chambers, Booshay Lenoir and Ben Waddell.
Condolences may be sent to the Chambers family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821