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Thomas Harold Chaffin
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1907
Canadian
Hemphill County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1999
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA

Arkansas Democrat Gazette-Saturday, September 18, 1999-pg. 6B
Thomas Harold Chaffin, age 91, of Little Rock, died Thursday, September 16, 1999. He was born December 28, 1907 in Canadian, Texas on the Moody Ranch, the son of the late Thomas Henry and Lydia Ann Aytes Chaffin. His early years were spent on his family ranch in Clayton, New Mexico. Later, his family moved to Pampa, Texas. Surviving is his wife of 69 years, Gertrude Atherton Chaffin; a son, Tom Chaffin and his wife, Frances of Little Rock, a daughter, Sybil Johnston and her husband, Charles of Wooster, Ohio; a sister, Lenice Shewmaker of Dallas, Texas; six grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren. Mr. Chaffin was a retired Montgomery Ward executive. His early retirement was spent in Wooster, Ohio, living close to his daughter and son-in-law and in later years lived with his son and daughter-in-law in Little Rock. His interest in retirement was the rodeo, gardening and grandchildren. The family would like to thank Vickie Thompson and Roy Randolf for their special care and concern during his illness. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Pinecrest Memorial Park with Bishop Kenneth Hick officiating. Arrangements are by
Roller-Chenal Funeral Home, 224-8300. Memorials may be made to United Methodist Children's Home, 2002 S. Fillmore Street, Little Rock, AR 72204
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Henry Chaffin (1877 - 1951)
  Lydia Ann Aytes Chaffin (1879 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Gertrude Atherton Chaffin (1908 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lenon Arliss Chaffin (1902 - 1922)*
  Alvis Theodore Chaffin (1905 - 1984)*
  Thomas Harold Chaffin (1907 - 1999)
  Vela Alberta Chaffin Roundtree (1910 - 1999)*
  Lenice Orlene Chaffin Shewmaker (1913 - 2005)*
  Lenice Orlene Chaffin Shewmaker (1913 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pinecrest Memorial Park and Garden Mausoleum
Alexander
Saline County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Section 4, Space 406-5
 
Created by: Vera
Record added: Dec 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63096504
Thomas Harold Chaffin
Added by: Marilyn Lane Lee
 
Thomas Harold Chaffin
Added by: Marilyn Lane Lee
 
 
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- Vera
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