Funeral service for Robert Clifton Chastain, age 71, of Emory, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 7, 2021 at the Emory Baptist Church. Interment will follow at the Emory City Cemetery. Visitation will be held Saturday, February 6 at the Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel, 6:00-8:00 pm.
Robert "PaPaw" Chastain was born on September 12, 1949 to Joe Bob Chastain and Mary Bloodsworth Chastain in Greenville, Texas. He passed on February 4, 2021 in Sulphur Springs, Texas.
He married Marena Kay Chastain on May 31, 1969 in Point, Texas and they enjoyed 48 years before she passed in 2017. They had two sons, Robert Joel and Kurt Bradley. He was a member of Point Church of Christ and was a retired battalion chief of the City of Greenville Fire Department. He had several businesses to include Green Light Auto Parts Store, Roberts Automotive and Roberts Cycle and Sound.
He is survived by his sons, Joey Chastain and wife Wendy, Brad Chastain and wife Randa; grandchildren, Coltan Chastain; Makayla Chastain; Karlee Chastain, and Alli Chastain; his sister, Betty Valentine; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his wife and parents.