RINGGOLD Robert William Chamlee, 65, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012 in a local hospital surrounded by his loving family.He was born April 28, 1947 in Atlanta, Ga., to John Henry and Adele Chamlee. Robert was a graduate of Perry High School and Georgia Tech with a degree in Civil Engineering. He then received his Master's Degree from Oklahoma State University and retired from the Corp., of Engineers Mobile, AL as a Geo-Technical Section Chief after 37 years of service. He moved to the Chattanooga area in 2002 where he worked for Arcadis Engineering for 10 years. Mr. Chamlee was a member of Christ United Methodist Church.Survivors include his loving wife, Audrey Tolbert Chamlee, a native of Mobile, Ala.; mother and father, Adele and John Henry Chamlee, of Jonesboro, Ga.; sisters, Sandra (Richard) Brockmann, Perry, Ga., and Susan (Phillip) Sligh of Sharpsburg, Ga.; daughters, Dawn (Jamie) Hughes, Griffin, Ga., and Theresa A Hill, Willis, TX; sons, Michael (Jessica) Chamlee, Smyrna, Ga., Michael G. (Shannon) Wright, Gladbrook, Ind. ; grandsons, Cole and John Ryan Hughes and Michael Eric Wright; granddaughters, Ashley Hughes, Lana Chamlee, Pamela Hill, Nicole (Andy) Majors; great-grandchildren, Shai Majors and Hailey Majors; aunt, Lillie Williamson; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Dec. 2, at 4 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church with Rev. David Hall officiating. Interment will be held Thursday, Jan. 3, at 1 p.m. at Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, GA. Phillip Sligh, Chuck Wilson, Jamie Hughes, Michael Chamlee, Jack Carroll & Ed Williamson will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Good News Sunday School Class Members of Christ United Methodist Church.To share expressions of sympathy, visit his online guestbook at lane-southcrestchapel.com. Memorial contributions can be made to The American Cancer Society, 850 Fortwood Street, Chattanooga, TN, 37403.The family will receive friends Wednesday from 1 p.m. until the service hour at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, located at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.