Franklin Eugene (Gene) Chambers, age 83, of Cayuga, IN passed away on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center. He was born in Scotland IL on June 29, 1937 to James Chambers and Katherine (Plank) Chambers. Gene graduated from Georgetown High School in 1957. He married Joyce Irene Troxel on June 15, 1958, in Paris, IL. He was a truck driver for Hires, and Ryder for many years. He loved to ride motorcycles and spend time working in the yard. He was a loving husband and father. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and daughter Lori Burch. He is survived by a daughter Cyndie (Jay) Henthorn of Cayuga, IN; two sons, Chris (Joyce) Chambers of Hillsboro, IN and Curtis Chambers of Danville, IL; eight grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and a special friend Connie Odor of Danville, IL.
Cremation has been chosen with a private graveside service per his request. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given in Gene's Memory to your favorite charity. Arrangements are being handled by Brown-Mack Funeral Home of Montezuma, IN.
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