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James Phelps Chambers
(08-10-1940 - 03-10-2018)

James (Jim) Phelps Chambers, 77, of Elgin, IL died Saturday morning, March 10, 2018. Born August 10, 1940 in New York City, he married Phyllis Landers in 1963 and they were loving partners for 54 years. Phyllis currently resides in Elgin. Survived by his wife and two children: Kristin Chambers who lives in Los Angeles, and Wendy Beuter along with his grandchildren Kate, Betsy and Meg Beuter who reside in Nashville. Jim was an active member of the Elgin Masonic Lodge 117, possessing both Scottish Rite and York Rite degrees and was a Past Master. He was also active with the Shriners. In honor of his deep love for his companion animals (Pepi, Maggie and Sasha) and the Shriner charities, please send donations in lieu of flowers to: Best Friends (www.bestfriends.org) or Shriners Children’s Hospital (www.lovetotherescue.org) We hope that heaven has great music for Jim. He’ll demand it. Services will be held on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at the Plato Center Cemetery at Muirhead Road & Russell Road, Plato Center, Kane County, Illinois. Laird Funeral Home, Elgin. 847-741-8800 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com. 

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