CHANDLER, Hobart T. “Joe”

Date of birth:  12 Sep 1896 – Taylorsville, Bartholomew County, Indiana
Date of death: 25 Oct 1979 – Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana

Edinburgh Tri-County Enterprise, October 31, 1979


Funeral services were con­ducted by the Rev. Henry Claybrook Saturday after­noon at Hathaway-Myers Fun­eral Chapel in Columbus for Hobart T. (Joe) Chandler, 83, Tay­lorsville who died at 3:00 a.m. Thursday at Bartholomew County Hospi­tal.

He was a retired Public Service Indiana groundman.

Burial was at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh. Ser­ving as pall-bearers were Tim Jarnegin, Larry Chand­ler, Carl Stevens, Walter Maschino, Roy Tungett, and John Reeves.

Chandler was born Sept. 12, 1896, in Taylorsville the son of William and Lillian Harris Chandler. July 14, 1922, in Louis­ville, he married Blanche Jolly who survives. He was a member of Taylors­ville First Baptist Church.

Other survivors include two daughters, Norma Jean Lee of Taylorsville and JoAnn Kirts of Columbus; a sister, Marian C. Glas­son of Columbus and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Charles W. Chand­ler, four brothers and two sisters.

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey