The Herald Bulletin

November 2, 2013

Vivian Faye Chastain

Oct. 20, 1926 - Oct. 31, 2013

The Herald Bulletin

---- — ANDERSON — Vivian Faye “Vicky” (Schmidt) Chastain, 87, of Anderson, died Oct. 31, 2013 at Miller’s Merry Manor after an extended illness.

She was born Oct. 20, 1926, in Baltimore, Md., to Charles and Gertrude (Fletcher) Schmidt.

She was a homemaker and member of Meadowbrook Church of Christ.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Floyd Chastain, whom she married Jan. 9, 1948, in Richmond, Va.; her three children, Floyd (Norine) “Butch” Chastain Jr. of Indianapolis, Marguerita Hamilton of Greenfield, and Robert Chastain of Anderson; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister, Delores Hilliard of Richmond; brother, Johnny Bishop of Richmond, Va.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Donald Chastain; grandson, Garrett Chastain; and son-in-law, Pat Hamilton.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service with Jim Harrison officiating. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service. Burial will be in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to Alzheimer’s Research.

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