Rosie Marie Chafin
March 29, 1938 ‒ July 25, 2020
Rosie Marie “Nancy” Chafin, age 82, of Marion, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, July 25, 2020 at Marion General Hospital.
Rosie was born in Portsmouth, Ohio on March 29, 1938 to the late Thomas and Betsy (Sizemore) Lucas.
Nancy was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She always made sure anyone who came to her house was well fed and was known as the neighbor mom to many. Always up for a car ride, Nancy enjoyed riding over to Amish Country and made sure to leave with a pie or two.
Being a woman of deep faith, Nancy was a member of Family Life Church, formerly Restoration Tabernacle.
Nancy is survived by children, Debra (Larry) Hurd of Ocala, Florida, Robert (Barbara) Chafin of Morral, Tim (Renee) Chafin of Austin, Texas, Tom Chafin of Marion, Kathy Hall of Ocala, Florida, James Chafin of Marion, Lisa Chafin of Marion, and Marvin Chafin of Marion; 21 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; sister-in-law, Eleanor Aldridge; and lifelong friends Larry and Janet Hamm.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Arthur B. Chafin and brothers, Marvin and Don.
Visitation will be held at Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel (347 West Center St., Marion) on Thursday, July 30, 2020 from 11 until 1 pm. A 1 pm funeral will be held Thursday at Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel with Pastor Tom Toney officiating. Burial will follow in Grand Prairie Cemetery.
Donations may be made in Nancy’s honor to Family Life Church.
Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel is honored to serve Nancy’s family. Online condolences may be expressed by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.