William 'Bill' Earl Chastain
William “Bill” Earl Chastain, 63, of Benton passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014. He was born May 29, 1950 in Benton.
Bill graduated from Benton High School in 1969. He was a clerk for Safeway/Harvest Foods for 25 years and later was a custodian for the Benton Public Schools.
Bill was a member of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church where he was in the Pairs and Spares Sunday School Class. He was a member of the Lakeside Hunting Club in Malvern.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Floyd Jr. and Mildred Wright Chastain; and a sister-in-law, Cathy Chastain.
He is survived by his wife, Lanette Phillips Chastain; two daughters, Amber and Paige Chastain; and four brothers, Ken Chastain, Fred Chastain and wife Emilia, Terrell Chastain and wife Tammy, and Kevin Chastain and wife Donna.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Sharon Missionary Baptist Church with the Revs. Richard Hamlin, Muncy Harris and David Wayne Phillips officiating. Burial will follow at Sharon Cemetery.
Visitation is set from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, at Sharon Missionary Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to Sharon Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.