Jannie R. Chambers, 86, of Mt. Gilead, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019.

A funeral service was held June 15 at the Leah Levin Auditorium in Mt. Gilead.

Chambers was born in Montgomery County to the late Robert Bobby Rush and Lessie Leake Rush.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by husband, Ulas Chambers; daughter, Lorretta Chambers; one sister; and two brothers.

Chambers is survived by sons, James Rush of Star, William Chambers of Albemarle and Preston Chambers of Albemarle; daughters, Gretha Barrett of Mt. Gilead, Mary Brown of Badin, Edith Flake of Albemarle and Lantie Chambers of Mt. Gilead; 25 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.