Graveside service for Tony Bell Chandler, age 82 of Moore, Oklahoma formerly of Chickasha will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Fairlawn Cemetery in Chickasha. Barbara Turner will officiate.
Tony was born the son of Vernie Monroe Chandler and Thelma Ibera Bowman Chandler on December 17, 1935 in Pocasset, Oklahoma and raised by his grandfather Harley Bowman. He died on March 9, 2018 at his home in Moore.
Tony graduated from Chickasha High School and then entered the United States Air Force to serve his country. After his service, he moved back to Chickasha and began working in civil service at Tinker Air Force Base. The rest of his life he lived in Moore and Chickasha.
He was preceded in death by his parents Vernie and Thelma Chandler, wife Claudia Chandler, many siblings, and other family.
Survivors include his daughter Teresa Bowman Snider and husband Gregg of Hondo, Texas; granddaughter Jennyfer Livingston and husband Bryan of Newcastle; granddaughter Harley Bowman of Newcastle; grandson Dalton Bowman of Newcastle; great grandson Logan Livingston of Newcastle.
Service will be under the direction of the McRay Funeral Home. Viewing will be from 9:00 a.m. to noon on Thursday at McRay Funeral Home.
Published on March 12, 2018