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J D Chaney

August 2, 1932 February 8, 2020
J D Chaney
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J.D. CHANEY, 87 years of age, of Rural Retreat, VA, formerly of Buchanan County, passed away peacefully at his home on February 8, 2020. Born on August 2, 1932, he was the son of the late Ance and Jane Midkiff Chaney. He was a member of the Crossroads Church of Christ in Wytheville, VA. He was a retired coal miner and truck driver as well as former owner of Laurel Creek Coal Company. He loved fishing and going to NASCAR races, listening to country and bluegrass music with a great fondness of George Jones. He loved spending time with his family and making them laugh with his many funny sayings and his sense of humor. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and uncle. He proudly served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one son, Johnny E. Chaney and two brothers in law Steward Lester and Bill Harrison.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 63 years, Joyce Danner Chaney of Rural Retreat, VA, three sons; David and wife Patricia of Florence, SC, Gary and wife Corry Anne of Rural Retreat, VA and Bradley and wife Crystal of Radcliff, KY and one daughter, Lisa Duty and husband Robby of Florence, SC, thirteen grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren; two brothers, Leslie and wife Gertrude of Dinwiddie, VA, and Paul and wife Bernice of Abingdon, VA; two sisters, Irma Lester and Sue Harrison, both of Abingdon, VA.

Funeral Services for J. D. CHANEY will be held Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at 12:00 P.M. at the Grundy Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Brian Taylor officiating with burial to follow at Mountain Valley Memorial Park, Big Rock, VA. Friends may call on Tuesday evening, February 11, 2020 at 6:00 P.M. with service at 7:00 P.M. with Pastor Mike Rife (Vansant Church of Christ) officiating.

Active Pallbearers will be family.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Sandy Ayers with the Veterans Association, Jamie Estep of Grundy VA, and Curtis Rash of Rural Retreat, VA.

Grundy Funeral Home of Grundy, VA, is honored to serve the family of J.D. CHANEY.


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Visitation

Tuesday

11

Feb

6:00 PM 2/11/2020 6:00:00 PM
Grundy Funeral Home

22208 Riverside Drive
P.O. Box 1016
Grundy, VA 24614

Grundy Funeral Home
22208 Riverside Drive Grundy 24614 VA
United States

Service

Tuesday

11

Feb

7:00 PM 2/11/2020 7:00:00 PM
Grundy Funeral Home

22208 Riverside Drive
P.O. Box 1016
Grundy, VA 24614

Grundy Funeral Home
22208 Riverside Drive Grundy 24614 VA
United States

Funeral

Wednesday

12

Feb

12:00 PM 2/12/2020 12:00:00 PM
Grundy Funeral Home

22208 Riverside Drive
P.O. Box 1016
Grundy, VA 24614

Grundy Funeral Home
22208 Riverside Drive Grundy 24614 VA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Mountain Valley Memorial Park Final Resting Place

US-460
Big Rock, VA 24603

US-460 Big Rock 24603 VA
United States
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