Funeral  services   for   Mr. Donald Wayne “Don” Chaffin,
72, of Cookeville,  Tennessee,  will  be held at 1 P.M. on Friday,
January 21, 2011, at the Zion Church of Christ. Burial will follow
in the Zion Cemetery in the Zion community of Jackson  County,
TN.

The family
will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday
from 3 P.M. until 9 P.M.,  and  on  Friday  at  the Zion Church of
Christ from 10 A.M. until time of services.

He  passed  away  on  Tuesday,  January  18,  2011,  at  his
residence.
  
He was born July  17, 1938, in  Jackson  County, TN,  to  the
late  
Lewis  E.  Chaffin   and   Lyda  Anderson  Chaffin.   On
August  6, 1960  he  was  married   to   
Judy  F.  Chaffin,   who
survives.  He  was  a  retired  plant  superintendent  for the U.S.
Army Corp. of Engineers. He was the former minister of the Zion
and Bagdad Churches of Christ,  and  former  youth  minister of
the Carthage Church of Christ. He conducted numerous Gospel
Meetings in the surrounding counties,  and  was  the co-director
of the Jackson/Smith County Youth Camp.

In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
1
Brother:
Davis A. Chaffin; and 1 Sister: Joy Dennis.

Survivors  include  his  
Wife:  Judy F. Chaffin  of  Cookeville,
TN;   
1   Son:   Jimmy  (Charlotte)  Chaffin  of  Franklin,  TN;    1
Daughter:   
Donna  (Tracy)  Yother  of  Cookeville, TN;  and  5
Grandchildren:  
Janna Yother,  Amelia,  Hank,  Hudson,    and
Lexi.  Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also
survive. Special thanks to his Caris Hospice Caregivers.

Bro. Johnny Fox,   Bro. Jack Honeycutt,    and    Bro. Edward
Anderson will officiate at the services.

Memorial  donations  may  be  made  to  the   Jackson/Smith
County Youth Camp by contacting the funeral home.

Pallbearers:   Bill  Smith,   Arthur  Allen,   Mike  Smith,   Guy
Holliman, Jimmy Rector, R.W. Vincent

Honorary Pallbearers:  Elders  and  Deacons  of  the  Zion
Church of Christ
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