Toni J. Chambers, 64, Hays, died Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, at her home.

She was born Dec. 14, 1952, in Hays to Harold and Gay (McCammon) Chambers. She was a 1970 graduate of Hays High school and attended North Central Technical College, receiving her bookkeeping certificate. She was a secretary at Paul MacDonald Chevrolet, Midland Co-op and worked at Sunflower Bank.

Her hobbies included antiquing, collecting dice and marbles, scrapbooking, playing cards and visiting the open range at the Saline River. She approached life with a positive attitude, found strength in prayer, had a wonderful sense of humor and cherished time spent with her children and grandchildren.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a son, Jeff Lawler, Ellis; a daughter, Tracy Lawler-White and wife, Emily, Leavenworth; a brother, Arthur Chambers and wife, Aggie, Olathe; a sister, Terryl Bieker and husband, Gene, Granbury, Texas; and two grandchildren, Jonas Lawler-White and Stella Lawler-White.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church, Hays; burial will be Wednesday in Greenwood Cemetery, Eureka.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1906 Pine, Hays, KS 67601, and from 10 a.m. until time of service Tuesday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Cancer Council of Ellis County or Humane Society of the High Plains in care of the funeral home.

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