Sarah Ruth Chaffin


October 20, 1934 December 27, 2017 Sarah Ruth Chaffin, 83, of Nauvoo, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at Princeton Baptist Medical Center. She was a member of Lupton Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at 11 a.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel, with burial at Walker Memory Gardens. Dave Saxton will officiate.

Chaffin was preceded in death by her parents, Johnny and Virgie Burton; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Cleve and Mary Chaffin; and brother, Jack Burton.

She is survived by her husband, Glenn C. Chaffin; daughters, Margaret Scurlock (David) and Phyllis Uptain (Dennis); sisters, Marie Kimbrell, Barbara Rollo and Patricia Phillips; special friend, Larry Swindle; granddaughter, Nikki Higginbotham (R.J); and great-grandchildren, Henslee Higginbotham, Roman Higginbotham, Adrun Higginbotham, Lucas Higginbotham and Lauren Higginbotham.

Special thanks to Lakewood Assisted Living.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571