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Joseph Lee Chambers

September 9, 1957 ~ May 26, 2019 (age 61)


Joseph Lee Chambers, 61, of Texas City, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at his place of residence.

Memorial services will be held 3:00 p.m., Sunday, June 23, 2019 with a visitation from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., at Emken-Linton Funeral Home in Texas City. Texas.

Joseph Chambers was born September 9, 1957 in Galveston, Texas to parents, Frank Collins and Elizabeth Brown. He spent the last four years working at Gus’ restaurant in Texas City. His favorite pastimes were spent BBQing and working in his yard

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Edna Phillips; brothers, Harry Chambers and Ronnie Collins.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Brown and cousin, Eddie Smith; many other cousins, nieces, nephews, step children, other relatives and friends.

Joseph was loved by many, his “work family” called him PawPaw. He always had a smile on his face, even when he was tired. He always had a kind word to say and would do anything for anyone, even if he just met you. Joseph, AKA “Pawpaw” was definitely a genuine, one of a kind man. He will be missed by many. Rest easy and enjoy your rolls with grape jelly as you smile down on us.

Following services, a reception will be held at the American Legion Post 89, 3028 29th St. North, in Texas City.


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Memorial Service
June 23, 2019

3:00 PM
Emken-Linton Chapel
5100 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway
Texas City, TX 77591

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