Merrita Chambers, 59, of Big Spring, died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at the Baptist Hospice House in San Angelo. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home Chapel in Midland with the Rev. Bob Porterfield officiating.
She was born Dec. 28, 1952, in Ouachita Parish, La., and married Charles Leon Chambers in 1975 in Austin, Texas. He preceded her in death Nov. 5, 1987.
Merrita moved with her family to West Texas during the 1960s. She enjoyed making jewelry.
Survivors include two sons, Eric Chambers and partner, Adrian Davila of Big Spring, and Corey Chambers and wife, Christina of Austin; her mother, Matlida Jones of Midland; three sisters, Renee Furr of Arkansas, and Frances Yandell and Mickey Stafford, both of Midland; and two brothers, Randy Jones and Edward Jones, both of Midland.
She was also preceded in death by her father, Lester Jones, and one brother, Gaylon Jones.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com