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Shirley (Muenster) Chatham

November 1, 1951 ~ May 16, 2022 (age 70)


Shirley Chatham, age 70, of Broaddus, Texas, passes away Monday, May 16, 2022, at UT Health East Texas Medical Center in Tyler, Texas. 

She was born November 1, 1951, in Adkins (Bexar County, Texas) to parents Delmer and Thelma (Moravitz) Muenster. Mrs. Chatham had lived in Broaddus since 1980 and was a member of Trinity Baptist Church. She worked several years in the food service industry and had formerly owned and operated Shirley's Restaurant in Broaddus.

Shirley loved gardening and flowers. She also had a great love for her family, especially the grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Her survivors include her husband, Andrew F. "Andy" Chatham of Broaddus, Texas; sons, Richard Nix and wife Kathy of Hudson, Texas, and Kevin Chatham and wife Kristie of Lufkin, Texas; daughters, Sondra Payne and husband Daniel and special friend Gary Hoffman of Broaddus, Texas, Tammy Nix of Broaddus, Texas, Crystal Phillips and husband John of Bronson, Texas, and Sue Scaife and husband Chris of Alabama; a sister, Annie Dennis of Oklahoma; grandchildren, Heather Nix, Justin Nix, Skye Nix, Lily Rogers, William Rogers, David Paul Rogers, Nicholas Rogers, Andrew Chatham, Dustin Chatham, Megan Chatham, Dakota Uherek, Zach Payne, and Jana Hanks; and 20+ great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Delmer and Thelma Muenster; brothers, Delmer George Muenster Jr., Robert Muenster, and Fred Muenster; and a sister, Betty Sumner.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 20, 2022, at Trinity Baptist Church, located at 310 FM 83 in Broaddus, Texas, with Pastor Don Lofton officiating.

Pallbearers: Justin Nix, Dakota Uherek, William Rogers, David Paul Rogers, Steve Bryan, and Charles Wood. 

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Arrangements are under the direction of Wyman Roberts Funeral Home in San Augustine, Texas.

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May 20, 2022

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Trinity Baptist Church
310 FM 83 East
Broaddus, Texas 75929

Celebration of Life
May 20, 2022

11:00 AM
Trinity Baptist Church
310 FM 83 East
Broaddus, Texas 75929

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