Frank K. Chambers, 80, of Spencer, WV died March 19, 2002, at home.

He was born April 29, 1921 in Roane County, a son of the late Bailey W. and Floda Kyger Chambers. He was retired from the Spencer State Hospital, having been supervisor over the hospital farm, he was former owner of the dairy on Ripley Road, was a timberman, farmer, and formerly worked for the West Virginia Department of Highways. He attended the Clover Community Church and Otto Church. He was a veteran of the United States Army during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sylvia Ann Barnhouse Chambers; and several brothers and sisters.

He is survived by two daughters, Janice Lee Ward of Spencer, and Janet Kay Smith of Johnson City, TN; one son, Richard Chambers of Spencer; one sister, Eunice Wilson of Washington, D.C.; one brother, Rev. Weldon M. Chambers of Dowling Park, FL; eight grandchildren; six great grandchildren.

Service will be 2 p.m. Friday, March 22, at Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Leon Strickland officiating. Burial will be in the Clover Cemetery.

Visiting hours will be Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

The family requests that donation be made to the Clover Community Church, 32 Wildwood Lane, Spencer, WV 25276