Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Friday, July 6, 2012, at South Park Cemetery for Sharie F. Chesser, 76, of Roswell, who passed away on Tuesday, July 3, 2012, at a local hospital.
She was born Sept. 1, 1935, in Herford, Texas, to Orland L. and Jimmie Clark Wilson, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her husband James Bob Fowler, in 1977.
Mrs. Chesser was a homemaker, was the co-founder of Wilson-Cobb History and Genealogy Research Library and she volunteered there for years. She was very active with the DAR. Her hobbies included traveling to research genealogy libraries, oil painting and miniatures.
Survivors include a son Thomas Fowler, of Roswell; a daughter Suzann Herford, of Wisconsin; two grandchildren, Robert Herron, of Texas, and Jennifer Tavzel, of Virginia; and three great-grandchildren, Shelby Bryce Herron, Katelynne Marie Tavezel and Tristyn Michael Tavezel.
Arrangements are under the direction of Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory.