Kenneth “Steve” Chastain, 76, of Lavonia, Ga passed away Sunday, November 1, 2015 at the Athens Regional Medical Center.
Born February 8, 1939, he was the son of the late Bruce and Gladys Whitfield Chastain. He was the father of the late Lisa Chastain, and brother of the late Stanley Chastain. Before retirement, he was the owner of Chastain’s Garage, and a dirt track champion, having raced for 21 years. He loved to hunt and fish.
He is survived by his wife, Debby Hornick Chastain, of the home; daughter & son-in-law, Debbie & Tim Headen, Martin; two brothers and sisters-in-law: Carter & Betty Chastain, of Martin, and Buddy & Patsy Chastain, of Lavonia; One sister-in-law: Joyce Chastain, of Elberton, Ga; Five grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at the Ginn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Smith. Burial will follow at the Franklin Memorial Gardens.
Flowers are welcomed. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6 pm until 8 pm at the funeral home.