Volume 52, Number 30

ten pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 23, 2015


Tristen Robert Chambless
November 29, 1998 - July 12, 2015

Tristen Robert Chambless, 16, of Byrdstown passed away Sunday, July 12, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, IN. following an ATV wreck.
He was born Nov. 29, 1998 in Ft. Wayne to Jason R. Chambless of Ashley, IN. and Angela K. Shaver Connett of Byrdstown. Tristen attended the Livingston 7th Day Adventist Church and Bloomington Christian Church.
He is preceded in death by great-grandparents Minnie and Wendell Duvall, Peggy Doughtery, Edith Augsburger and Paul Sowards; great-aunt, Rita Stonecipher.
Other than his parents he is survived by three sisters, Kya Amonett and husband Tyler of Albany; Mercedes Chambless of Byrdstown; and Kayla Chambless of Ft. Wayne; three brothers, Ryan Foreman of Bluffton, In., Austin Chambless of Ft. Wayne, IN. and Jeremy Connett of Byrdstown; stepmother, Stephanie Chambless, Ashley, In.; three step-brothers, Justin and Austin Eib of Angola, IN and Jason Connett of Bluffton, IN; step sister, Virginia Eib of Angola, IN; paternal grandparents, Lena Fiesher and husband Kurt of Auburn, IN. and Jim Sowards of Decatur, IN., paternal great-grandmother Juanita Bultemeier of Decatur, IN; maternal grandparents, Donald Shaver and wife Victoria of Bluffton, IN and Susie Qualls and husband James of Livingston; maternal great-grandparents, Donald Shaver and wife Shelby of Byrdstown and John Doughtery of Middleburg, FL.
Funeral services were held Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. John Cook officiating and burial in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Albany, KY. Pallbearers were Curt Flesher, Austin Chambless, Tyler Amonett, Jonathan Abbott, Cody Rhea, Mateo Garcia Lopez and Leroy Eib.


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