Chester N. Atchley Jr.


Chester N. Atchley Jr.

Chester N. Atchley Jr.,  89, a resident of Cleveland, went to be with his Lord and Savior Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, surrounded by his family.

He was the son of the late Chester and Florence Everett Atchley. He was a lifetime member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his loving and dedicated wife of more than 58 years, Lillian Atchley; his sons: Dwight (Theresa) of Oak Park, Ill., and Dewayne of McDonald; grandchildren: Elizabeth, Lauren and William, all of Oak Park, Ill.; and one sister, Dorothy Pence of Lenoir City.

He was the fifth generation tending the family farm. He retired after 32 years at Combustion Engineering.

Visitation will be held Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, from 1 until 4 p.m., with the Rev. Marvin Howard officiating a Remembrance of Life service following at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, N. Ocoee St. Chapel.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church, 808 Steed St. N.W., Cleveland TN, 37311.


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