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Leroy Chavis

January 31, 1925 ~ October 5, 2017 (age 92)

The Piano Brothers

Bennettsville, SC

Leroy Chavis passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Morrison Manor in Laurinburg, NC. He was 92 years old.

Born January 31, 1925 in Maxton, N.C. he was a son of the late Alice Simond. He was a retired supervisor with Becker Sand and Gravel. In earlier years he attended the Bennettsville First Church of the Nazarene. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and especially growing tomatoes. He loved his animals.

He is survived by his son, Roy “Pete” Chavis of Bennettsville; daughters, Dianne Pergerson and her husband Larry of South Port, NC; and Barbara Angus of Bennettsville; 6 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his mother, Mr. Chavis was preceded in death by a daughter Nellie Chavis Barnes.

Memorials may be made to Morrison Manor, P.O. Box 1033, Laurinburg, NC 28353.

The family will be at the home of his granddaughter, Evie Hope Land, 2551 Family Farm Rd., McColl SC 29570.

The Family will be having a private funeral service.

Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the Chavis family.


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