He was born March 7, 1962, in Lawrence, the son of Doris "Jeannie Wheeler" Chambers and Gaylen Koons. He graduated from Lawrence High School and served in the U.S. Army. He was employed as a dry-wall finisher.
He is survived by his mother, Baldwin; his father, Lawrence; a sister, Tracy Rockers, Baldwin; and several nieces and nephews.
A stepfather, Ron Chambers, preceded him in death.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to the Scott F. Koons Memorial Fund, sent in care of Baldwin State Bank. Online condolences or remembrances may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or at www.warrenmcelwain.com.