Lucille Elledge Chambers, age 88, of Morganton, formerly of North Wilkesboro, passed away Sunday, February 3, 2019 at the home of her daughter.

She was born August 17, 1930 in Wilkes County to Ransom and Alice Monday Elledge. Lucille was a member of Hinshaw Street Church of God and served in the ministry with her husband Luther. Lucille enjoyed cooking for the children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren and had a servant’s heart. She was a member of the Pink Ladies and of the Ladies Aullixary of Wilkes Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Chambers was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Luther Lee Chambers; daughter, Margaret Kirk; and brothers, Rufus, Kenneth, and Kermit Elledge.

Surviving are her daughter, Karen Adams and husband Terry of Morganton; brother, Richard Elledge of Wilkesboro; son-in-law, Sam Kirk of Columbus, Ohio; sisters, Frances Boyles of Winston Salem, Barbara Miles of Hays, Billie Jean Stamp and Ellie Cox both of Winston Salem; five grandchildren, Samuel Kirk III and wife Josephine, Sara Kirk Davis and husband Will, Gabriel Kirk all of Columbus, Ohio, Katie Adams, Abigail Adams both of Morganton; and great grandchildren, Annie, Samuel, Violet, Devon, Wyatt and Simon.

Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 8, 2019 at Miller Funeral Chapel with Rev. Howard Dailey, Rev. Aaron Powers, Rev. Sara Kirk, Rev. Terry Adams and Rev. Karen Adams officiating. Burial will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 16, 2019 in Mountlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 10:00 until 11:00 on Friday, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Carolina Caring Hospice, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658 or to Hinshaw Street Church of God.

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