Edward “Eddie” Watkins Chambers, formerly of 59 Congress Street, Asheville, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, July 11, 2019.
Edward was preceded in death by his parents Archie Sr. and Faye Logan Chambers; brother Archie Chambers Jr.; sisters, Miriam Chambers and Gladys Green, who raised Edward after the death of their parents. He was also preceded in death by one of his partners, nephew Eugene Green Sr.
Edward was known for playing sports with his nephews and nieces and their friends. He loved to paint and talk about sports. Edward attended Stephens- Lee High School and was a member of The River of Life International Church.
He is survived by many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews from across the eastern United States, including the last of his two partners, nephew, Theodore Green of Asheville and niece Barbara Chambers-Lambert of New York.
Edward will be missed. May he rest in peace.