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Betty Chambers

Betty Chambers, age 93, of Aurora, formerly of Phillips, passed away on Friday, December 13, 2019 at the CHI-St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island.

A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, December 17th at Pleasant View Bible Church in Aurora. Rev. Bob Gannon will officiate. Inurnment will be in the Phillips Cemetery at 10:00 A.M. prior to the church service. No Visitation. Higby-McQuiston Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.


Betty Lou Chambers, the daughter of Earl F. and Edna (Harvey) Arnold was born in Phillips, Nebraska on November 23, 1926 and passed away in Grand Island, Nebraska on December 13, 2019, at the age of 93.

Betty grew up in Phillips and graduated from Phillips High School in 1944.

Betty was united in marriage to Harold Chambers on April 25, 1945 at the bride's home. They had four children: Nancy, Larry, Roger and Don. Harold passed away on September 4, 2009.

Betty was a member of Pleasant View Bible Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, five sisters and a brother.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Nancy Warren of Lincoln; three sons, Larry (Janet) Chambers of Diller, Roger Chambers of Aurora and Don Chambers of Elizabethton, TN; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren, a sister, Frances O'Neel of Lincoln many other relatives and friends.

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