Billy Chandler

Thursday, October 19, 2006

CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Billy Gene Chandler, 41, of Texarkana, Ark., died Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2006, in Texarkana.

He was born April 13, 1965, in Charleston, Mo., son of Laudy Forrest and Elzetta Jordan Chandler. She and Marsha St. Clair were married Nov. 5, 2005.

Chandler had lived in Texarkana a number of years and was owner of Chandler Landscaping.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Christopher Chandler of Clarksville, Ga.; a stepson, Michael Daniels of Texarkana; a stepdaughter, Stacey Daniels of Texarkana; four brothers, Robert and Wilford Chandler of Texarkana, Forrest Chandler of Little Rock, Ark., Joe Chandler of Charleston; five sisters, Freda Quertermous and Mary Jones of Charleston, Zetta Bell of Cape Girardeau, Martha Norris of Marble Hill, Mo., Debbie McClendon of Clarksville; and a half sister, Hazel Zimmerman of East Prairie, Mo.

He was preceded in death by a half brother and two half sisters.

Friends may call at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston from 11 a.m. until time of service Friday.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The eulogy will be given by Debbie McClendon. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.