Betty Jane Chesshir, 75 of West Terre Haute, passed away at 3:50 AM on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 in her residence. She was born in Crawfordsville, IN on August 27, 1945 to David McClain and Mary Counts McClain.
Betty worked as a CNA at Cannon Inn for several years and still has many good friends there. She loved to make crafts and go to yard sales. Betty was also a member of the West Terre Haute Young Men’s Club for several years.
Betty is survived by her husband Kelvin “Chico” Chesshir and six children; Debbie Dixon (Jim), Candy Burns, Rose Ramsey, Mike Abney (Jean), Jason Abney (Shelly), and Donna Stalker, as well as three step-sons; Glen Brock (Carrie), Brian Chesshir (Suzette), and Travis Chesshir (Melissa). Also surviving is a sister, Shirley Cox, as well as several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Tyler Gilmore, and two sisters; Joan Deck and Marylee Landgrave.
Funeral services will be held at Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 North 3rd St., West Terre Haute, IN on Friday, September 4, 2020 at 1:00 PM, with her son, Pastor Jason Abney and Pastor Billy Joe Henry officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Lawn Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled for Friday from 11:00 AM – 1:00 at the funeral home.
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