The following obituaries were received on Thursday.
Burdena Jewell Chastain – Bedford
Burdena Jewell Chastain of Bedford passed away on Wednesday, January 26th at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital at the age of 80. Born in 1930 in Martin County to Renzo and Myrtle Chastain, she had been employed at RCA in Bloomington for 42 years and had attended Indiana Creek Primitive Baptist Church. She is survived by one sister, Beverene Hutton; two brothers Delmare Chastain and his wife Marjorie and Donald Chastain and his wife Barbara; one sister-in-law, Susie Chastain; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Bonita JoEllen Rigger and one brother, Dellas Chastain. Funeral services will be held at 1:00PM on Saturday, January 29th in the Elmwood Chapel of Day & Carter Mortuary with burial to follow in the Indian Creek Primitive Baptist Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3:00PM until 8:00PM on Friday, January 28th at the funeral home.