Homer Wesley Chafin, better known to his friends and family as Wes, or infamously "The Wonderous Wizard. Wes ,66, of South Miami passed away on May 7th due to complications from liver cancer. Wes was a devoted spiritual guide for those in need of direction and help. From being an Air Force Veteran, general contractor, pilot and massage therapist, the Wizard wore many hats and achieved many accomplishments throughout his journey here on earth. He is survived by his son Erik Chafin (Diane), along with three grandchildren; brother Don and his sister Lanna. Wes has touched thousands of lives and his legacy will stay alive as others will use his kind spiritual intentions for people in need. As we all know, Wes is watching over us and what better Angel to have in your corner than The Wizard! Dad / Wes / Bubba / Wizard - We miss you and we love you. Farewell for now. Wes's wishes for cremation without formal services are being honored.
Published in Miami Herald on May 10, 2013