Mrs. Marjorie Roberts Chavers, age 85 of Sylvania, Ga., passed on Friday Morning May 17th at Syl-View Nursing Home in Sylvania Ga., under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice. She was a Screven County native born and raised in Dover, Ga. She lived in Jersey City, New Jersey since 1966 before returning back to Screven County in 2018. She was a retired Daycare Mother of Chavers Daycare in Jersey City, New Jersey, where she loved and cared for many children. She was a dedicated member of the Mount Sinai Missionary Baptist Church of Jersey City, N.J., where she served as Mother of the Church.
She is survived by her loving daughters Ms. Carolyn Chavers of Jersey City, New Jersey, and Mrs. Wilma (Keith) Beals of Sylvania, Ga.; her loving sons Mr. Joseph Chavers of Jersey City, New Jersey, and Mr. Jerry (Kanisha) Chavers of Edwardville, Illinois; a loving sister Mrs. Diann Johnson of Jersey City, New Jersey; a loving brother Mr. Rufus Roberts of Statesboro, Ga.; a loving sister-in-law Mrs. Dorothy Roberts of Miami, Fl.; a loving niece Mrs. Evelyn Roberts Jaudan of Sylvania, Ga.; her special friends Mrs. Delacy Pettiford, Mrs. Annette Canida, and Mrs. Ann Marie Robinson; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Family and friends visitations will be Friday May 24, 2019 from 6-7pm in the chapel of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel.
Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Marjorie Chavers will be held Saturday May 25, 2019 at 11am in the chapel of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro, Ga., with words of comfort coming from her son Bro. Yusef Joseph Chavers. Interment will be held in Simmons Branch Baptist Church Cemetery, Sylvania, Ga.
Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel are in charge of arrangements.