Mr. Ronnie Alan Chafin
September 28, 1947 - January 25, 2018
Mr. Ronnie Alan Chafin, age 70, of Augusta entered into rest on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at University Hospital. Ronnie was born on September 28, 1947 in Washington, Georgia to the late Carroll A. and Sara F. Chafin. He was an active member of the US Navy where he fought in the Vietnam War aboard the USS Kitty Hawk and got to travel the world. He later retired as a long haul truck driver where he enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, reading, and playing flight simulator games on his computer.
Ronnie is preceded in death by this father, Mr. Carroll A. Chafin, mother, Mrs. Sara F. Chafin and sister, Miss Lynda C. Chafin all of Augusta. Survivors are sister, Mrs. Dianne G. Holder (Randall) of Swainsboro, GA; son Mr. Vernard "Alan" Chafin (Jessica) of Beech Island, SC; son Mr. Marion E. Chafin (Leyla) of Virginia Beach, VA; six grandchildren VaCaria, Bethany, Chase, Caitlyn, Analiese, and Phoebe; nieces and nephews.
Graveside service with Military Honors will be held at a later date; please check back for service details. Online condolences maybe expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, GA 30909 762-994-0311.
Been a long time Ronnie, Sorry to hear this, but have some fond memories of our childhood. We grow up and never see each other again. Really sad, but that is life. Prayers for the family. RIP Ronnie.Patsy, Faye and MaryJean - February 10 at 2:53 PM
Alan, so sorry to hear about your dad. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I know he is whooping it up in heaven! Love MarcyMarcy Carter - January 30 at 11:42 AM