Alma Chambers was born in Jefferson City, Missouri to the daughter of Louis and Marie (Renterghem) Loethen. She moved to Turlock where she graduated from THS in 1958 and married fellow grad, Ronald Chambers, on July 24, 1960 at Sacred Heart Church. Alma spent many years as a legal secretary before retiring from the Attorney General’s Office in Missouri. She owned Alma’s Ceramics in downtown Turlock. Among her many passions were traveling, quilting and family history. Above most, Alma will be remembered for her strong spirit which left a lasting impression on everyone in her life. After a battle with cancer, Alma passed away at the age of 75 surrounded by her friends and family. She is survived by her children; Cynthia Hutsell, Cathy Chambers, Steve and Antoinette Chambers, and her four sisters; Marty Domecq of Turlock, Carolyn Held and husband George of New Orleans, Mary Wallace and husband Dick of Clovis, and Alberta Forgone of Turlock. She is also survived by her six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, among several extended family.
There will be a graveside service Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Turlock Memorial Park.