Linda Mae Chamberlain
Linda Mae Chamberlain
  • May 23, 1949 - October 19, 2017
  • Lynchburg, Virginia

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Linda Mae Chamberlain, 68, of Lynchburg, was welcomed into the loving arms of her Father on Thursday October 19, 2017 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the loving wife of Herbert G. Chamberlain.

Born May 23, 1949 in Akron, OH she was the daughter of Lois M. Kerns and the late Robert N. Kerns.

As an educator for 29 years, Linda touched thousands of lives. She earned her Masters and EDS from Lynchburg College and was the department Chair of Special Education at Dunbar Middle School for many years. She attended Amelon United Methodist Church and loved to sing in the choir.

Linda's family has always been her greatest love, and she especially loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She had a joyful spirit, full of humor, kindness, and generosity. She was deeply committed to social justice and spent her life caring and giving to others.

In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by her children, Robert F. Kerns and wife Jennifer of Lynchburg, Christopher Chamberlain and wife Jessica of Ashland, and Teggin Summers and husband Bob of Mountainview, CA; a brother, Robert D. Kerns of Clearwater FL.; and five grandchildren who she adored.

The Family will receive friends from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on Tuesday October 24, 2017 at Amelon United Methodist Church. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am, Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the church with Pastor Lawrence A. Erbin officiating. Burial will follow at Virginia Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you consider donations to Amelon United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 739, Madison Heights, VA 24572.

Arrangements under the direction of Whitten Monelison Chapel, Madison Heights, VA.