CHOCOWINITY - Mr. Leroy Chandler age 74, a resident of 3341 Gray Road, died Saturday May 5, 2012 at his home.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday May 8, 2012, at 15th Street Church of God in Washington.
Mr. Chandler was born in Craven County the son of the late John Robert Chandler and Geneva Porter Chandler. He married Ada Beavers on February 11, 1956.
Mr. Chandler is survived by his wife, Ada Beavers Chandler of Chocowinity; two daughters, Donna C. McRoy and husband Greg of Chocowinity and Wanda C. Elks of Wilmar; a son, Roy Lee Perry of Richmond, Va.; a sister, Lucille Nobles of New Bern; a grandson, Christopher McRoy and wife Caroline; a great-grandchild, Taylor Elizabeth McRoy and Happy, his beloved dog. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Darrell Chandler and two sisters, Dorothy Chandler and Gloria Hollowell.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made in memory of Leroy Chandler to the Marion L. Sheppard Cancer Center c/o 1209 Brown Street, Washington, NC 27889 or Vidant Home Health and Hospice c/o P.O. Box 6028, Greenville, NC 27835.
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Pamlico Funeral and Cremation Service of Washington is serving the Chandler family.