- Last Updated on 07:53 AM 05/08/13
Mrs. Daisy Cousins Chandler of Hunting Creek Road, Nathalie died Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 84.
Mrs. Chandler was born in Halifax County on Aug. 14, 1928, and was the daughter of the late Mr. William Riley Cousins and Mrs. Mildred Collins Cousins. She was married to the late Mr. John Henry Chandler Sr. and was a member of Bethel Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Mr. John Chandler Jr. and Mr. Darryl Chandler, both of Nathalie; four daughters, Mrs. Mildred Britton and husband Victor, Ms. Odessa Chandler, Ms. Vara Chandler, all of Nathalie, and Ms. Cheryl Chandler of Richmond; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; four brothers-in-law; three sisters-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband and parents, one daughter, Ms. Barbara Chandler; one grandson, Mr. Jason Chandler; three brothers; and five sisters, also preceded Mrs. Chandler in death.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 9, at 1 p.m. at Bethel Grove Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family is receiving friends at the home of Ms. Vara Chandler, 7113 Hunting Creek Road, Nathalie.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.