9/30/12 — Earl Chisam

Mr. Earl D. Chisam, age 81, of Tullahoma, passed away Thursday at the VA Hospital in Nashville, TN. A native of Rock Island, Tn, he is the son of the late Roy Lee and Virgie Lee Kelly Chisam. He was employed by MCA Sign Company in Manchester for 33 years, a brave Army Veteran, having served his country in the Korean War, and was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Tullahoma. In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by one sister, Jean Chisam Lawson, three brothers, Walter Lee, Clyde, and Earnest Chisam, all of Tullahoma, and one Great-Granddaughter. In addition to his family, he loved fishing and gardening.
He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Minnie Guinn Chisam of Tullahoma, three daughters Charline Chisam, Melissa Woods and Denise Harmon, all of Tullahoma, nine grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.
Visitation with the family will Saturday, from 4:00PM until 8:00PM at the Tullahoma Funeral Home. Services will be conducted Sunday at 2:00 PM in the Tullahoma Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Elbert Smith officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Concord Cemetery.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.tullahomafuneralhome.com.