Karen Marie Chancellor
1958 - 2015
Karen Marie Chancellor, 57, of Wichita Falls, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 1.
Funeral services were held Friday, in the chapel of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home.
Rosary service was Thursday.
Interment followed at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
Karen was born on March 14, 1958 in Valdosta, GA., to John George and Wilma Mary (Buffton) Searles. She graduated from Hirschi High School in 1976, where she was a member of the Hirschi Hi-Lites Dance Squad and NHS. On Aug. 21, 1979, she married Thomas Franklin Chancellor at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Wichita Falls. She worked as the Purchasing Manager at URHCS for 26 years. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and enjoyed reading, cross-stitching, watching home improvement shows, and was an advocate for early childhood education.
Survivors include her husband; her parents; a son, Thomas F. Chancellor, Jr. of Gainesville, FL.; a daughter, Kelli Christine Blake of Wichita Falls; two sisters, Patti Behrle of Iowa Park, and Lisa Hodges of Sarasota, FL.; two brothers, John G. Searles, Jr. of Jacksonville, FL., and Michael Joseph Searles of Orlando, FL. and grandsons.
For those desiring, the family suggest memorials be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, 4909 Johnson Rd., Wichita Falls, TX 76310.