October 19, 2016
SULLIGENT, Ala. — Paul Chaffin, 81, died Oct. 17, 2016, at his residence. Services are at 2 p.m. today at Otts Funeral Home Chapel with Byron Pickering and Jeff Chaffin officiating. Burial will follow in Crews Cemetery. Visitation is two hours prior to services. Mr. Chaffin was born Dec. 22, 1934, to the late James Moda and Lucille Black Chaffin. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and was previously employed with the U.S. Postal Service. He was a member of Gardendale First Baptist Church and Sulligent First Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, George Carl, Banks and Jerry Chaffin; and sister, Jimmie Fievet. He is survived by his wife, Mary Lois Anderson Chaffin of Sulligent; daughter, Margaret O’Mary of Gardendale, Alabama; brother, Howard Chaffin of Coker, Alabama; sisters, Hattie Mixon of Beaverton, Alabama, and Jackie Atkinson of Guin, Alabama. Pallbearers will be Craig Atkinson, Danny Atkinson, Wayne Barnes, Mike Chaffin, Tom Chaffin and John Smith.