Obituary for James Thomas "JT" Chandler
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James Thomas "JT" Chandler

January 7, 1940 ~ May 15, 2017 (age 77)

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James Thomas “JT” Chandler, 77, went to heaven May 15, 2017.

Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held 11:00AM Saturday May 20, 2017 at Shady Grove Wesleyan Church with Pastor Nate Kingsbury and Rev. Phil Kirkman officiating. The family will visit with friends immediately following the service at the church.

A native of Forsyth County, J.T. was the son of the late Polina Lucille Bull and Charles Madison Chandler. J.T. served his country with the United States Army and was retired from Piedmont Airlines. He had been working recently at Kernersville Lake assisting with boat rentals and helping people.

He was a longtime member of Shady Grove Church and was an Usher of the church.

In addition to his parents, he also was preceded in death by brothers Virgil, Ray, Lawrence, Darrell, and Leonard.

Survivors include his loving wife of 48 years Sheila Chandler of the home; brother Gary Chandler of Kernersville; sister-in-law Sharyn Chandler; and several nieces and nephews.

 Friends and family may sign, and view the guestbook at

In lieu of flowers, contributions are asked to be made to Shady Grove Wesleyan Church, P.O. Box 98, Colfax, NC, 27235

 Service Information

Funeral Service
May 20, 2017

11:00 AM
Shady Grove Wesleyan Church
119 N. Bunker Hill Rd.
Colfax, NC 27235

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