Originally created 07/30/05

Mrs. "Honeybee" Chalker (CLEARWATER, Fla.)



CLEARWATER, Fla. - E. Irene "Honeybee" Chalker, age 89, of Clearwater, formerly of Augusta, Ga., died Thursday, July 28, 2005 at Evergreen Manor ALF. She was born in Cherryvale, Kan. and moved to Clearwater from Augusta in 1991. She and her husband were owner and operators of several Dairy Queen operations in Augusta. She was of the Baptist faith. She was an excellent seamstress and enjoyed sports. She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Donald S. Chalker; her daughters, Sharon Brooks of Atlanta, Ga.; her son, Freddie Pickett of Moutrie, Ga.; her stepdaughters, Sandy Chalker and Donna Calderone, both of Indianapolis, Ind.; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home, Clearwater, (727)796-1992, in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle July 30, 2005