Visitation and Services
Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Saturday, October 13, 2012 at the Mimosa Lodge No. 542. Funeral services will be conducted at the Mimosa Lodge No. 542 at 1:00 PM Saturday, October 13, 2012, with Roger Luther and Ray Watkins officiating. Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.
Dowin Chandler, age 85, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Thursday, October 11, 2012 at his residence in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN, retired employee of Murray Ohio, and a member of Mt. Lebanon Methodist Church. He was also a member of Mimosa Lodge No. 542, Disabled Veterans Chapter 20, and the American Legion Post 146. He served his country honorably as an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.
His parents were the late Henry Cleveland and Tisha Nell Sills Chandler.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Benjamin Chandler, five brothers, Oliver, Hershel, C.L., J.H. and Nelson Chandler, two sisters, Earlene White, and Betty Perkins.
He is survived by
Son - Lance Chandler (Ann), Bell Buckle , TN
Daughter - Lynne Luther (Roger), Hendersonville, TN
Son - Lex Chandler (Connie), Lawrenceburg, TN
Brother - James Chandler, Loretto, TN
Sister - Juanita Mosley, Nashville, TN
Grandchild - Chandler Luther, Hendersonville, TN
Grandchild - Joshua Chandler, Bell Buckle, TN
Preferred Charities and Donations
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Alzheimers Association and the Veteran's Van Program for Lawrence County, TN.