Chaney Lee Eustice (1924-2005)
Chaney Lee Eustice, 81, of Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee died on Sunday, July 31, 2005.He was the son of the late Tom and Jeannie Mae Eustice and was a veteran of World War II. He grew up on Ducktown Street and descended from three generations of coal miners. Chaney worked for the Electric Power Board for 39 years, where he held several positions in systems operations. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and coached baseball and basketball for 19 years, spending countless hours practicing and hauling ball players to practice and games. He was one of the founders of the Soddy-Daisy Kids Club, where he helped shape the lives of numerous young men and woman.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and five sisters.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Alice Eustice; children, David, Gil and Tommy Eustice, Suzanne Mendell; sister, Mary Alice Cain; five grandchildren; and two great-grandsons. Graveside service were held Wednesday August 3rd at Soddy Presbyterian Cemetery with the Rev. Don Lasley officiating. Arrangements were by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home in Soddy Daisy. Obituaries – Accessed on August 20, 2005 at Chattanoogan.com