Kenneth W. Chaffin
Funeral service for Kenneth W. Chaffin, 71, of Somerville will be Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Eric Mattox officiating. Burial will be in New Friendship Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Chaffin, who died Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born December 19, 1942, in Morgan County to Louis Monroe Chaffin and Mamie Mabell Smith Chaffin. He was a small business owner, retiring from Tanfastic Tans and also formerly worked for Baker Transport. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, David Monroe Chaffin; and one sister, Kathelene Chaffin.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Thompson Chaffin; one son, Reggie Sharp (Laura) of Decatur; one daughter, Donita Hale (Tony) of Decatur; three brothers, Spencer Chaffin, Sherrill Chaffin and Larry Chaffin; two sisters, Clo Chaffin Mooneyham and
Joyce Lou Chaffin Pennington; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; 12 nieces and eight nephews.
Pallbearers will be Dylan Burgett, Brett Mooneyham, Matthew Mooneyham, Jeremy Hale, Larry James Chaffin and Delbert Chaffin.
This obituary was originally published in the Decatur Daily.