By Hartsville Vidette Staff Reporter

Horace Cecil Chaffee, age 99, of Hartsville, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at his home.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Park & Margaret Chaffee; two sons, Larry & Jerry Chaffee; stepson, Terry Roddy; seven brothers and sisters, Margaret, Judd, Albert, Melvin, Lawrence, Clifford and George.

Survivors are: wife, Shirley Chaffee of Hartsville; son, Gary (Jan) Chaffee of Kennesaw, GA; two daughters, Jeanine McCullough of McMinnville, Linda (Dean) Evens of Portland; two stepsons, Daniel Roddy of Byrdstown, Cliff (Gail) Roddy of Knoxville; 14 grandchildren, Vaughn, Bryan, Kelly & Kimberly Weisner, Rick Cook, Robin Cook-Rudicel, Amanda Farmer, Chris Chaffee, Amy Rutzen, Clint Chaffee, Brett, Brooke, Hayley & Casey Roddy; 29 great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Sunday, March 15, officiated by Gary Chaffee and Bro. Harley Roth.

Pallbearers were: Joseph Thayer, Chris Chaffee, Vaughn, Bryan & Kelly Weisner and Rick Cook.

Interment was in Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. E, Hartsville, TN 37074, 615-374-2280, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.