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Cleo Mae Foote Chaffin
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1922
Yates Center
Woodson County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 30, 2004
Garden City
Finney County
Kansas, USA

GARDEN CITY - Cleo M. Chaffin, 81, died May 30, 2004, at St. Catherine Hospital, Garden City.

She was born December 6, 1922, at Yates Center, the daughter of Amos and Leora Fread Foote. A Garden City resident since 1958, formerly of Springfield, MO, she was a homemaker and worked at Western Kansas Sporting Goods and was a baker at Garden Valley Retirement Village. She later was a volunteer receptionist at the Finney County Senior Center.

She belonged to First Baptist Church, Garden City, the Bible Builders Sunday School Class, the Ioleta McElaeny Circle, and was a Gild Girls sponsor, a Team Kid coach and a member of American Baptist Women.

On July 5, 1942, she married Fred Chaffin at Yates Center. He died Aug 28, 2001.

Survivors include: two daughters, Connie Palmblade, Garden City, and Cathy Rice, Paradise, Texas; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Gorman.

Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church, Garden City, with the Revs. Carroll Morony and Charles Stevens presiding.

Memorials may be sent to Camp Christy in care of Garnand Funeral Home, Garden City. 
 
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 Parents:
  Amos Baldwin Foote (1879 - 1952)
  Leora Margaret Fread Foote (1893 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Fred Chaffin (1921 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Cremated - Interred 6/3/2004
 
Burial:
Valley View Cemetery
Garden City
Finney County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Zone G, Lot 60, Space 4
 
Maintained by: Carl Philo
Originally Created by: scrap
Record added: Sep 07, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11699932
Cleo Mae <i>Foote</i> Chaffin
Added by: Carl Philo
 
Cleo Mae <i>Foote</i> Chaffin
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Cleo Mae <i>Foote</i> Chaffin
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