Manning Edward “Red” Chambers, Sr., 75, of Thaxton, died Thursday, September 24, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie and Emily Chambers; his wife, Mary Bernard Chambers; and daughter, Mary Catherine Shomate. He is survived by his children, Manning E. Chambers, Jr. (April), Tina DeWitt (Jimmy), and Stephanie Nichols (Mack); and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to Bedford Centra Hospice and the family would like to thank them for their care of “Red”. Arrangements by Burch-Messier Funeral Home, Bedford, 540-586-7360.