Mission Family Mortuary
531 California Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93304

Thurman Ray Chadwick

1947 - 2012 Obituary Condolences
Thurman Ray Chadwick
March 17, 1947 - August 9, 2012
Thurman "Bad Chad" Chadwick passed away peacefully in his home after battling illness. He was a good man who always had a big fish story to tell. He told joked to whoever would listen because making people laugh brought him so much joy. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ryer Marie Chadwick; his brother and sister, Chuck and Myrna Banning and his wife Sondra Chadwick. Survivors include his father, Ben Chadwick; his children, Eric and Barbara Farnsworth, Richard and Brandy Acosta; grandchildren, Cameron and Michael Farnsworth, Corbin, Keenan and Vincent Acosta. He is also survived by his siblings Dayman and Alice Banning, Neil and Carol Raines, Wayne and Janice Pelham, Larry and Diane Chadwick and Sherry Jackson along with many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Towards the very end of his life there were two very special people who cared for him his nephew Ricky Banning (who was like a son) and his dear friend Jeannie Bandy.
Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, August 15th, 3:00pm, at Mission Family Mortuary, 531 California Ave., Bakersfield, CA. Wake will follow at First Missionary Baptist Church, 1421 Wilson Ave., Bakersfield, CA 93308. All friends and family are invited to attend.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Aug. 14, 2012
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