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Donna Joyce Watson Chambers

October 21, 1946 — February 10, 2024

Rockingham, North Carolina

Mrs. Donna Joyce Watson Chambers left this Earthly World for her Heavenly Home on Feb 10. 2024 at Hospice Haven. Donna was born on Oct 21, 1946 in Richmond County, NC to the late Cecil Mills and Mary (Mae) Frances Barber Watson.

Donna was married for 53 years to Larry G. Chambers until his death in 2022. They had 1 son, Larry G. Chambers, Jr.who passed away in 2016 while living in WilmingtonNC. He was only 43 years old. He would always be the biggest part of Donna's heart.

Donna worked a few short jobs over her lifetime, but considered herself mainly a wifemom and homemaker. She enjoyed taking care of her husband and son throughout her married life. Donna took pride in decorating their homes as Larry's job moved them from town to town during their married years. She made sure her family had home to be proud of and to call their own by adding her special touches for each one.

Donna had hobbies that gave her great pleasure alsoShe loved gardening, especially growing her tomatoes and her beautiful flowersHer yard would be glowing with different colors of flowers in the spring and summer months. She also had a green thumb at growing her potted plants that decorated the inside of her home. Donna loved the family trips to the beach during the summer monthsThe beach was big part of her younger years.

Donna loved her Chihuahua dogs tooShe owned many over her lifetimebut only at timeso each dog would get all her love at their special time with her.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her son and 3 brothers-in-lawDonnie McCallum, Harry Inman and Felix Chambers. She is survived by 2 sisters of Hamlet, NC, Sherry W. Inman and Margaret (Peggy) WMcCallumgrandsons, Devin Albertini from Wilmington, NC and Nathan Mock from TN; 2 sisters-in-lawBrenda Chambers and Jackie Walkera brother-in-lawJack Walkerall of RockinghamNCher many nieces, nephewscousins and special cousins Richard Barber and Danny Barber.

The family would like to personally thank Donna's special caregivers, Melinda Knight and Joni O'Neal and the nurses and staff at Hospice for their kindness shown to Donna during her final days. Memorials may be made to Richmond County Hospice, 1119 US Hwy I N., RockinghamNC 28379.

Graveside services will be Feb 212024at 2:00pm at Richmond Memorial Park with Rev. Jason Moore officiating. The family will greet friends following the service.

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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

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