Obituary: Myra Kay (Clemons) Chastain

January 10, 1948 – December 5, 2019

Myra Kay (Clemons) Chastain, 71, of Bedford, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2019, at Garden Villa in Bedford.

Born January 10, 1948, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Albert and Gwendolyn (Martin) Clemons. She married Duane Chastain and he survives. Myra worked at RCA and Cook. She was also a member of the Moose Lodge.

Surviving her are husband and his children, Madelyn (Lee) Nelson, Marilyn (Adam) Wessell, Elizabeth Chastain; siblings, Wilma Griffin, Judy Sater, Juanita Adkins; seven grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; special niece, Tammy Stalcup Williams, as well as several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and her favorite dogs Molly and Bucky.

She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Kathleen Hurt, Louise Axsom, Martha Bireley, Albert Clemons, Jr., and Brenda Stalcup.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, December 9, 2019, at Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes with Robbie Hurt officiating. Burial will follow in Valhalla Memory Gardens in Bloomington. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday, December 8, 2019, at the funeral home.

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