Obituaries

Bobby L. Chaffin 1930 - 2011 Kansas City, Kan.

Memorial services for Bobby L. Chaffin, 81, Kansas City, Kan., will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, at Maple Hill Baptist Church. Inurnment will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Kansas City, Kan.
Mr. Chaffin died Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, in Kansas City, Kan.
He was born April 3, 1930, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Clarence and Virginia Chaffin and was a lifelong area resident.
In 1948, Mr. Chaffin started working at the Kansas City Kansan as a printer and remained there until his retirement. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving during the Korean War.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Nancy Chaffin; a son, David (Kerry) Chaffin; a daughter, Lori (David) Benton; a sister, Monta Rae Klasinski; a brother, Albert Dale (Linda) Chaffin; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the church.
The family suggests memorials to either Maple Hill Baptist Church or Bethel Neighborhood Center, sent in care of Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee, 10901 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66203.
Online condolences may be expressed at amosfamily.com.