Helen Louise Chamberlain

Born on November 16, 1925

Departed on October 18, 2017 and resided in Nashville, TN

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Helen Louise Powers Chamberlain – Age 91, beloved mother and grandmother was ushered into heaven on October 18, 2017. Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Claude; and her son, Carl Chamberlain; sisters, Willie Mae Myers, Gladys Dison, and Ella Powers.

She is survived by her son, Gary Chamberlain (Caroline); grandchildren, Austin (Lyndsey) Chamberlain, and Audrey Chamberlain (Dwayne Bratton) and step grandson, Benjamin Skelton; great grandchildren, Avery, Kaelyn and Jordan Bratton.

Helen was born on November 16, 2017, in Athens, Alabama to William Hoyt Powers and Ruth Ann Lewis Powers.

Her sisters included Willie Mae Myers, Gladys Dison and Ella Powers, as well as her half sisters, Lacy Putman, Lydia Putman, and Clara Spencer.

Helen was married for over 50 years to Claude Lee Chamberlain. She had two sons, Carl and Gary.

Her family has been her greatest joy in life, She often talked about the fun she had serving as a room mother when her boys were in school. She also enjoyed the friends they would bring home.

Her grandchildren and her great grandchildren were the center of her life after her sons grew into adulthood.

She was great loved and will be missed by all who knew her.

Visitation will be on Friday from 9:30am until 11:30am at West Harpeth Funeral Home. A Graveside service will follow at 12:00pm, at Woodlawn Memorial Park. John Temple will officiate the service.



4 Comments to Mrs. Helen Louise Chamberlain

  1. David Hutcherson Sr.
    October 19, 2017 4:17 pm

    sorry for your loss Gary…

  2. Rick Burroughs
    October 20, 2017 3:01 am

    Gary I am very sorry for your loss. Your mom was always good to me as a kid and I had great respect for your dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  3. Jerri Dison Gupton and Family
    October 20, 2017 11:23 am

    So sorry for your loss. I remember Helen growing up – ahe was a wonderful sweet lady. Her sister Gladys Dison was my aunt by marriage. Will keep the family in our prayers 🙏🏻

  4. Bob Knowles
    October 23, 2017 2:45 pm

    Gary, I found out today (Oct 23) about your Mom’s passing. What wonderful lady and second Mom to all of us that grew up on Meadowcrest. I hope you and your family take great joy in her wonderful life and kindnesses to so many. of us. All the best…Bobby Knowles

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