Cover photo for DONALD CHANCEY, SR.'s Obituary
1944 DONALD 2015


September 15, 1944 — April 3, 2015

Donald Jackson Chancey, Sr., 70, of Folkston, passed away April 3, 2015.  He was born September 15, 1944 in Atlanta, GA to the late Melvin Roger Chancey, Sr. and Ailene Elizabeth Harris.  He retired as an electrician from CSX Transportation.  He was of the Baptist Faith.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 2-sisters:  Mary Moody and Jonelle Spaulding.
He is survived by his Wife:  Brenda Chancey; a Daughter:  Amy Daniels; 2-Sons:  Donnie and Lanny Chancey; a Brother:  Melvin Roger Chancey, Jr.; 10-Grandchildren:  Ashley, Joey, Brittany, Donovan, Donna, Logan, Katey, Tyler Alex and Ryan; 3-Great Grandchildren and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives.
The family would like to say a special Thank You to Marla Allen of Heartland Hospice and his Caregiver Mary Smith.
The family will receive friends Monday, April 6 at Shepard Funeral Home from 6-8 PM.  Graveside funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 7 at Oakland Cemetery in Waycross, GA at 2:00 PM with Rev. Joe Chancey officiating.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at  Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard Funeral Home in Folkston, GA.
To send flowers to the family in memory of DONALD CHANCEY, SR., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, April 6, 2015

6:00 - 8:00pm

Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home

526 Oakwood St, Folkston, GA 31537

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

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