Doyle B. Chastain(1934 - 2013)


Doyle B. Chastain

Doyle Billy Chastain, 78, lifelong resident of Salinas, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013. He was born October 10, 1934, in Chickasha, OK.

Doyle previously worked as a dispatcher at Roto-Rooter for more than 18 years. He was also a dedicated member of the Echoes from Calvary Church of Salinas.

Doyle is survived by his loving wife of 12 years, Sharon Chastain; his children, Dennis (Brenda) Chastain, Gwin Chastain, Janis (Stanley) Little, and Brenda (Matthew) Anderson; stepchildren, Linda (Kurt) Pettitt, Karyn Mondo and Bobby Mondo; brother, Robert (Sue) Chastain; sisters, Mary Lou (Raymond) Owen and Joy Gail (Herrell) Miller; sisters-in-law, Virgie Chastain and Gay Chastain; parents, George Tilmon and Mable Winters; 18 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Karen Long; brothers, Gerald Thomas, Tilmon Gene, Ellis O'Dell and Marvin Keith Chastain; and sister, Joyce Talmadge.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 11 a.m., at Echoes From Calvary Church, 1025 Post Dr., Salinas, CA 93907.

In Doyle's memory, taxable donations may be in checks made out to: WYAM - Kids Against Hunger, P.O. Box 268, Rockford, MN 55373.

Arrangements entrusted to the Healey Mortuary & Crematory,

Funeral Home

Healey Mortuary and Crematory
405 North Sanborn Road Salinas, CA 93905
(831) 424-1848

Published in The Salinas Californian from Aug. 30 to Sept. 2, 2013