Shawnee resident Arless D. (Chandler) Lyon died Thursday, May 21, 2009 at a local nursing home at the age of 72.


Shawnee resident Arless D. (Chandler) Lyon died Thursday, May 21, 2009 at a local nursing home at the age of 72.
She was born March 23, 1937 in  Tribbey, Okla., to Roy and Anna (Cheatwood) Chandler. She graduated from Tecumseh High School. She married Billy D Lyon.
Arless was a housewife and Home Health Worker. She belonged to the Johnson Church of God, coached Grove Elementary boys and girls basketball in 1961-1962.
She was preceeded in death by her parents, Roy and Anna Chandler; husband, Billy D Lyon; daughter, Mary Ann Pangle; and numerous sisters and brother.                                                                                                      
She will be missed and loved by son, Phillips Chandler of Shawnee; daughter, Sheila (Pangle) Bohannon and Ricky Bohannon II of Missouri; son, Steven Pangle of Shawnee; daughter; Terrie McBride of Shawnee; sisters, Pauline Sharp of Shawnee, Francine Freeman of Shawnee, Loretta Sinclair of Eufaula, Okla.; brother, Harold Chandler of Fort Worth, Texas; and many loved grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, at Walker Funeral Service Chapel. Burial will be in Tecumseh Cemetery.
Further information will be announced by Walker Funeral Service.  Online condolences may be submitted at www.walkerfuneral.com