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Clyde W. Chastain

April 26, 1930 ~ March 11, 2022 (age 91)


Clyde W. Chastain, 91, of Paoli passed away March 11, 2022 at his home. He was born April 26, 1930 in French Lick to parents, Bill & Pearl (Gillum) Chastain. Clyde married Patty Longest on October 10, 1951. He was a US Army Korean War Veteran and recipient of two bronze stars and a Purple Heart. He was retired from the United States Postal Service. Clyde was a lifelong member of the Paoli VFW, 50 year member of Masonic Lodge #119 & Scottish Rite; a Shriner for 48 years and a member of Paoli Christian Church. 

He is survived by: 

Sons- Terry Chastain & wife, Marieta of Mitchell; Randy Chastain of Paoli; Kim Chastain & wife, Janet of Paoli & David Chastain of Paoli

5 Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren

Clyde is preceded in death by his parents, wife, brothers- Duane & Bennie Chastain & sisters- Joyce Jones & Marie Doan. Visitation will be from 11 am-1 pm Tuesday, March 15 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will follow Tuesday at 1pm at the funeral home. Bro. Phil LaMaster & Bro. Gary Swick will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Paoli Christian Church. For condolences visit

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March 15, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Funeral Service
March 15, 2022

1:00 PM

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