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OBITUARY: Betty Chambles, 83, of Horseshoe Bay was principal shareholder in Better Beverages

Betty Ruth Chambles, 83, of Horseshoe Bay, Texas, died Feb. 22, 2013. She was born Sept. 13, 1929, to Ada Ruth Dutcher and Jake Paul Wood in Eagle Lake, Texas.

Betty was the principle shareholder of Better Beverages Inc., the Dr Pepper and Pepsi business in Hallettsville. She was a member of the Methodist church and The Church at Horseshoe Bay.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents; brother Leon Paul Wood; and first husband, Roland J. Campbell.

She is survived by her husband of 20 years, Ron Chambles; sons, Dale Campbell and wife Lynda of New Braunfels, Alan Campbell and wife Sandra of Halletsville and Dean Campbell and wife Sarah of Portland, Ore.; daughter-in-law, DeDe Barnes Welder of Victoria; stepdaughters Suzanne Rain and Cynthia Lesko and husband Mike of Leander; brother- and sister-in-law Larry and Linde Chambles of Santa Fe, N.M.; sister-in-law Margaret Reese of Lakeway; grandchildren, Amy Campbell Wilford and husband Jeff of New Braunfels, Neil Campbell of New Braunfels and Victoria “Tori: Berglund of Salt Lake City, Utah; step-grandchildren, Alice and Reef Rain and Allison and Megan Lesko, all of Leander, Ross Hrncir of Halletsville and Russell Hrncir of Victoria; and great-grandchildren, Lindsey, Logan and Campbell Wilford and Andrew Campbell, all of New Braunfels.

Special thanks to her wonderful caregiver Nancy Moseley Flores and housekeeper Marie Kinman. Last, but not least, were her two most wonderful companions, her poodles, Muffin and Punkin.

A memorial service is 2 p.m. March 16 at The Church at Horseshoe Bay, 600 Hi Ridge Road in Horseshoe Bay, with the Rev. Pete Christy officiating.

Memorials may be given to the American Lung Association.

Arrangements by Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home, 1805 U.S. 281 North in Marble Falls, (830) 693-4373. Condolences may be offered at