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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Monday September 28th, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Funeral Service

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Monday September 28th, 2020

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Millard Chavis

Millard Chavis, 79, of Reidsville, passed away on Friday, September 25, 2020 at Annie Penn Hospital. A funeral service will be held at 3:00 PM Monday, September 28, 2020 at Wilkerson Funeral Home with Rev. Greg Cassady and Brother Wayne Welch officiating. The family will gather from 2:00 – 3:00 PM. Millard was born in Robeson County, NC to the late Hubert Chavis and Willow Locklear Chavis. He retired from Mail Carriers of America as a truck driver and was a member of True Light Baptist Church. Millard was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. He loved spending time with family and friends, fishing, and spending time outdoors. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy A. Chavis; sister, Emma Locklear and brothers, James Chavis and Harlis Chavis. He is survived by his children, Millard Dwayne Chavis and wife, Ann, Glenda Chavis Royal and husband, Keith and Michele Chavis Harrelson; grandchildren, Eric, Dwayne II and wife, Chandler, Adam, Noah, Dalton, Ashton and husband, Josh, and Shaye; great grandchildren, Tripp, Kennedy and Kolbie; brother, John D. Chavis and sister, Reather Mae Jacobs. The family would like to thank his special friends at DaVita Dialysis .


Willard & karen Brendle lit a candle for Millard Chavis

Willard & karen Brendle Sep 28 2020 8:52 AM

We sure will miss Mr Chavis and his beaming smile. Always cheerful and joyful whenever he stopped by. An Honorable man with great spirit and true character. He will be sorely missed by many and all who ever had the pleasure to meet him. A true friend.

Darryl, Jeremy, and Jake from Chrismon's Sep 28 2020 8:35 AM

Kevin Pelchy lit a candle for Millard Chavis

Kevin Pelchy Sep 27 2020 11:05 AM

Millard was very special to all of us. I sure will miss his smiling face and his caring ways. He has set a great example for all of us.

MILDRED BLEVINS Sep 26 2020 7:29 PM

MILDRED BLEVINS lit a candle for Millard Chavis

MILDRED BLEVINS Sep 26 2020 7:03 PM

Belinda Hundley Farmer lit a candle for Millard Chavis

Belinda Hundley Farmer Sep 26 2020 3:41 PM

Randy Pearman lit a candle for Millard Chavis

Randy Pearman Sep 26 2020 1:01 PM

I remember when I lived with Millard and Peggy, and the kids ,, I somewhat growed up with them, Uncle Millard I didnt say it or see you often but I love you and aunt Peggy...

Bonnie Morris Sep 26 2020 12:37 PM

Praying for the family.I can hear Millard and Peggy singing ON THE WINNING SIDE. What a blessing he was to me and to so many.GOD will give you comfort at this difficult time LOVE AND PRAYERS TO THE FAMILY

LYNDA STEVENS Sep 26 2020 8:01 AM

Terrie Johnson lit a candle for Millard Chavis

Terrie Johnson Sep 26 2020 12:03 AM