Lynnville, GILES COUNTY, TENNESSEE
CHAFFIN, Dorothy Faye, 25 Jul 1940 - 24 Nov 1944. (Dau. of Salley E. & W. Wilson Chaffin.)
Photos by Wayne Austin, 2003. Information by Mary Bob McClain Richardson from cemetery records 15 Apr 2009.
Dorothy Chaffin, 4, Dies; Rites Be Held Saturday
Dorothy Chaffin, four-year-old daughter of Wilson and Sally McKissick Chaffin, died this morning at 10:30 o'clock at her home at Waco, following few hours illness. Prayer services will be held Saturday afternoon at the grave in Lynnwood Cemetery. Burial will be there. In addition to her parents, she is survived by two sisters, Jo Ann and Peggy Chaffin; one brother, Bobby Gene Chaffin, and grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Mack Chaffin and Mrs. and Mrs. Frank McKissick, all of Giles County. Oakes & Nichols are in charge of the funeral arrangements.
Columbia Daily Herald, Friday, Nov. 24, 1944. note:Dorothy died of diphtheria. Compiled & submitted by Judy B. Forgos 8/19/2009