Cecil Clyde Chasten, age 75, of Ferguson, MO passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2018. Cecil was born December 1, 1943 in Cortez, CO. He had lived in the Joplin/Webb City MO area for many years. He was a truck driver and auto body specialist for many years.
Cecil was preceded in death by his wife, Sandy and his son, Colt, his parents, E. O. and Noble Chasten, brothers Lester (Gloria d.) and Robert (Joyce) and a sister Esta Faye Harrington (Charles d.). Survivors include daughter Sheila LeMasters (Jeff) of Kailua-Kona Hawaii, Gary Chasten (Sherry) of Golden City, MO, and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was also survived by brothers Lendell Chasten (Rose), of Montrose, CO, Paul Chasten (Susan), and Doug Chasten (Linda), of Joplin, MO, and three sisters, Vesta Butler (Wilbur d.), Cortez, CO, Glenda Griffith (Willis d.), Carthage, MO, and Sharon Southwick (James), Arnold, MO.
A Memorial Service for Cecil will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 30th at the Grace Baptist Church of Joplin, MO with Rev James Southwick officiating.