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3994 Monroe Hwy
BALL, LA 71405
Phone: 318-640-1375
Fax: 318-641-3012
Emmagene Chandler

Emmagene Byrd "Gene" Chandler (Hyer)

Monday, January 3rd, 1927 - Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Mrs. Emmagene “Gene” (Hyer) Chandler, a long-time resident of Alexandria, Louisiana, passed away at her residence on December 4, 2018, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Chandler was born January 3, 1927, the daughter of Fred Steen Hyer and Addie (Watson) Hyer in Washington County, MS. She attended Mississippi State College for Women and graduated from King’s Daughters Hospital School of Nursing in Greenville, Mississippi, as a registered nurse. Mrs. Chandler was a long-time member of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Alexandria, Louisiana.

She is survived by her children, Percy Ray Chandler, Jr. and Paula Robison Davis; grandchildren, Ryan Christopher Robison (Evie), Susan Robison Englerth (Trent), Katherine Adele Davis, John Robert Bugay (Sarah); and great-grandchildren, Avery and Abby Englerth, Evan Adam Robison and Jack Flynn (preceded in death), Layla and Sadie Bugay, as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Percy Ray Chandler, Sr.; parents, Fred and Addie Hyer; sisters, Pauline (Hyer) Segrest, Francis Louise (Hyer) Hill; brothers, Arville W. Hyer, Henry Barton Hyer, Jimmie Louis Hyer, Donald Ford Hyer, and Robert Sherman Hyer.

The family wishes to express special thanks and appreciation to Dr. Carole Holton, Faith Foundation Hospice and her wonderful sitters.

A graveside service will be held at Lehrton Cemetery in Ruleville, Mississippi on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or charity of your choice.

Friends may post online messages of condolence for the Chandler family by visiting www.gallagherfh.com.
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  • Service

    Thursday, December 6th, 2018 | 1:00pm
    When
    Thursday, December 6th, 2018 1:00pm
    Location
    Lehrton Cemetery
    Address
    Highway 8
    RULEVILLE, MS
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  • Interment

    Location
    Lehrton Cemetery
    Address
    10227 Dundee Drive
    RULEVILLE, MS 38771
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Geraldine Johnson

Posted at 01:48pm
Mrs Chandler was a strong woman that loved her church and her family. She was careful to raise her family in the nurture of the church and taught them well about love, respect for family, and proper social skills. It was a blessing in this day and age where everything has a short cut and children do not learn respect. I have watched this carry through to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She has gone home now and there will be fond memories to share- Sammy and I wish peace and honor for the remaining family
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