Harvey H. Chandler, 83, died Tuesday, October 30, 2012. He was lovingly known as “Sonny Boy.”
He was in the United States Army, serving in the Korean War, where he was awarded a Bronze Star. He retired from American Mutual Insurance Company. Mr. Chandler was preceded in death by his parents, Jobe P. and Mary P. Chandler; a brother, Clement Chandler; and sisters, Mildred Steed, Jody Smith and Evelyn Dial.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Jane B. Chandler, Maysville; sons, Harvey H. Chandler Jr., Duluth, and Andrew P. (Barbara) Chandler, Gainesville; daughters, Peggy Chandler (Paul) Steinichen, Duluth, and Elizabeth C. (Mark) Rhines, Huntersville, N.C.; 11 grandchildren; and a sister, Reba Robinson, Winder.
Memorial services will be held Sunday, November 4, at 3 p.m., from the Gainesville First United Methodist Church with the Rev. David Bowen officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Haygood Memorial United Methodist Church, 1015 E. Rock Spring Rd., Atlanta, GA 30306.
Smith Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.