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William Henry ChastainPassing: September 1, 2011


Mitchell Cemetery

Wednesday,Sep.7,2011, 1:00 pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday,Sep.7,2011, 11:00 am - 12:45 pm


Mitchell Cemetery

Wednesday,Sep.7,2011, 1:00 pm

ENGLEWOOD, FL — William H. “Bud” Chastain, 82, formerly of Mitchell, passed away at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, September 1, 2011, at Englewood Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Englewood, Florida.

Born October 9, 1928, in Bedford, he was the son of Fred Thomas and Mabel (Compton) Chastain. He married Dorothy M. Cummings in 1948 and she preceded him in death December 14, 1988. His second marriage was to Jeneva Howell.

He retired from General Motors and graduated from Mitchell High School in 1948.

Surviving: wife,
Jeneva Chastain, Englewood, Florida
Pamela Sue Moore, Mitchell
Rita Marie Chastain, Mitchell
Lucinda Gay Garceau, Williams
Jack Chastain, Bedford
7 grandchilden
5 great grandchildren
10 great great grandchildren

His parents; daughter, Jamie Ramey; and sister, Betty Mather, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 7, at Mitchell Cemetery with Rev. Eric Kersey officiating.

Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Wednesday at Chastain Funeral Home.

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8 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: susan and Joe Kay | Blaine, TN
    Date: September 7, 2011
    sorry for your loss. Thinking of you guys. love u susan kay
  2. Guest: Bob Plew | Shelbyville, IN
    Date: September 7, 2011
    Jack, Sorry to hear about Bud's passing. Thinking about him sure brought back a lot of memories, most of which I can't relate. We were good friends and also with the Mathers. I worked with Bob Mathers at Carpenters. Your in my thoughts and prayers
  3. Guest: Allen and Susan Barlow | Mitchell, IN
    Date: September 6, 2011
    Pam, Sorry to hear about your father. You have our deepest sympathy.
  4. Guest: Donna (Pace) Hart | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: September 5, 2011
    Pam...Rita...and Cindy...So sorry to hear about Bud. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
  5. Guest: Keith Eckensberger | Cameron Park , CA
    Date: September 2, 2011
    Jack, So sorry for your loss. I remember your brother when he played basketball for Mitchell High School.
  6. Guest: Tom Mather | naples, FL
    Date: September 2, 2011
    I remember my Uncle letting me sled behind his car from the bumper doing our snow storms and teaching me how to plqy snooker.
  7. Guest: Norman Grissom | Palm Harbor, FL
    Date: September 2, 2011
    Bud was a valued member of our Class of 1948 at Mitchell High School. I have many fond memories of him. We will all miss him.
  8. Guest: Jeff & Tamra Chastain | indianapolis, IN
    Date: September 2, 2011
    Pam, May the Lord be with you & your family at this time of loss. We'll have you in our prayers.