Chaney Lee Eustice

Chaney Lee Eustice, 81, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away 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 was born a son of three generations of coal miners, growing up on Ducktown Street . Chaney worked for the Electric Power Board for 39 years, where he held several positions in systems operations. Chaney was an avid fisherman and hunter, he also coached baseball and basketball for 19 years, during which he spent 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 also 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 will be at noon Wednesday at Soddy Presbyterian Cemetery with the Rev. Don Lasley officiating.
Family will receive friend from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Soddy Presbyterian Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 894 , Soddy-Daisy , TN 37384 . Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home in Soddy-Daisy.

The Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tuesday, August 2, 2005.