Chambers, Charlotte Elizabeth (Braley) (Balcom), Saginaw, Michigan


Went to be with the Lord on April 3rd, 2012 at her daughter & son home (Michelle & James) after a difficult battle with cancer. She was born on May 13, 1948 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Liona Martin and Elizabeth Christina (Maul) Balcom. She married Timothy Braley on January 30, 1965 and the had three beautiful children, Scott, Lance & Paula (Findly) Braley and James & Michelle (Braley) Wilson, and her special dog "Buffy." She leaves 10 grandchildren, Joshua & Heather (Braley), Marcello & Amanda (Braley)Diaz, Scott David Jr., Jordan, Kayla & Austin Braley, Brandon, Lindsay, Joshua Braley and TyJuan Wilson. Great-grandchildren; Josiah, Olivia, Marcello, Xavier, Mariah, James Jesus Wilson, Baby Braley (Brandon & Shelby). Special daughter in-law; Kim Thompson, niece Sandy, and nephew Gordy. Special brother in-law James Heidger. She also leaves behind brothers and sisters David Balcom, Donald and Pam Balcom, James and Sally Heidger, Stephen and Connie Brown. She was predeceased by her brother Kenneth Balcom and her sister Betty Jane Ruppel. Services will take place on Saturday April 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 600 Court St. Family and friends are invited to a "Celebration of Life" from 9:30-11:00 a.m. If you would like to send flowers on behalf of the family please send directly to Holy Cross Lutheran church at 600 Court Street, Saginaw Michigan 48602. Please consider any monetary gifts to the American Cancer Society or Holy Cross Lutheran Church. The Braley (Chambers)Wilson Family would like to thank everyone for the continue support during this difficult time of bereavement for our family. A very "SPECIAL" thank you to the SouthernCare employees for their comfort, care and love that was extend to our family. They truly made this transition one of peace and genuine love. Michelle personally would like to bless each of SouthernCare employees for personally caring for her mother above and beyond the call of duty. May God truly bless and keep you. Arrangements by Cremation Society of Mid-Michigan. www.cremationsocietymidmi.com.