Leafy Marie Chasteen, 86, of Middleport, Ohio, passed away on December 3, 2012. She was born on September 17, 1926, in Rutland, Ohio, daughter of the late William and Sadie Graham. She was a member of the Rutland Nazarene Church where she was a Sunday School teacher and a choir member. She was also a former employee of the Meigs County Senior Citizens Center.
She is survived by her children, Gary (Joan) Chasteen, Gregory Chasteen and Martin Chasteen; step-son, Nolan Chasteen; grandchildren, Noah Chasteen, Riley Chasteen, Jennifer Stewart, Carly Marshall and Stacey Chasteen.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Noah Chasteen; brother, Gerald Graham and Dwight Graham; and sister, Lucille Heitt.
Funeral services will be held on at 10 a.m., Friday, December 7, 2012, at the Independent Holiness Church in Rutland with Rev. Isaac Shupe officiating. Burial will follow at Miles Cemetery. Visiting hours will be from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy.
A registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com.