Christopher L. ‘Chris’ Chambers


Christopher L. “Chris” Chambers, 44, of Columbus, passed from this life Thursday, December 28, 2017 at his home.

Chris was born June 18, 1973, in Crawfordsville, Indiana. Chris is the son of Bill and Jacque Chambers of Columbus.

Chris was a self-employed locksmith and was known for always wanting to help anyone in need.

Chris was a longtime member of the Columbus Township Fire Department and had previously been a member of the Knight Township Fire Department and the Harrison Township Fire Department.

Chris had a passion for photography and he enjoyed fishing and his dogs and cats.

Chris is survived by his parents, Bill and Jacque; a sister, Sylvia “Sibby” Chambers of Indianapolis; an aunt, Sylvia Kiel of Columbus; and several cousins and other relatives.

The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Capt. Alan Sladek officiating.

Family and friends may gather for visitation from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday and from 10 a.m. until service Tuesday.

In keeping with the family’s wishes, cremation will take place following the funeral service.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Columbus Township Fire Department.

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