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Dewitt Earle Chessman
September 17, 1934 - August 12, 2019

Dewitt Earle Chessman

Dewitt Earle Chessman
Sep 17, 1934 - Aug 12, 2019

Dewitt Earle Chessman
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Dewitt E. Chessman, 84 of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, passed away on Monday from an incurable blood disease.
Services are undecided for the time being.
Dewitt was born in Macclenny, Florida September 1934. He graduated from Macclenny High-School in 1953. He served in the United States Army from 1954-1956, receiving an Honorable Discharge.
Dewitt worked for 37.5 years for AT&T as a power technician. He enjoyed traveling, Disney World, Football and Golf. He was a lifetime member of Telephone Pioneers of America.
Dewitt was married in September 1972 for 47 years to his wife Delores.
Dewitt is survived by his spouse Delores and his children Steve, Mitchell A., and step-daughter Melanie; also, grandchildren Mitchell E. and wife Rachel, Kenneth and Wife, Charlie and Kyra. Lastly, three great-grandchildren Elijah, Ezekiel and Nora Ivie.
In lieu of flowers, donate to your favorite charity or organization of your choice.

 
 

Mardenna & Jim Dickinson on Aug 22, 2019

CandleAlthough I am sorry to hear about Uncle Dewitt there is some comfort knowing that the Chessman brothers are together creating mischief in heaven with those southern boy smiles. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Steven Chessman on Aug 18, 2019

My dads legacy
I will miss you dad

Steven Chessman on Aug 18, 2019

wanda McCann on Aug 18, 2019

I just met Dewitt last year. he really put up a great fight to stay here. ,but finally had to let go. My prayers are with you Delores and family at this time.

diane rode on Aug 16, 2019

This is Dewitt at Disney in December 2018 and just a good picture of Dewitt an Aunt Delores .

Belinda Chessman Wilson on Aug 15, 2019

I remember Uncle Dee in so many different ways. He was always smiling and/ or laughing. The main thing I remember is him and my father playing cards and carrying on. They are all together again. lots of love.

Noel foster chessman on Aug 15, 2019

Uncle DeWitt always made my dad smile. We loved seeing him because he would tell us stories about their mischievous childhood(s).
I will always remember his infectious, warm smile . Rest In Peace and Godspeed Uncle.
-Noel Foster Chessman &family

Charmian Chessman on Aug 15, 2019

Charmian Chessman on Aug 15, 2019

So sorry to hear about Uncle Dewitt's passing. Wishing you peace and comfort during this time. Love and prayers.

diane rode on Aug 14, 2019

This is goodtimes to remember. ❤❤❤

Diane Rode on Aug 14, 2019

Thinking of you Aunt Delores , Steve and Mitchell during this trying time. Prayers for you all and I will never forget this past May with you all at Disney with Dewitt he sure enjoyed being there . Hugs and Love to you all 🙏🙏🙏🙏❤❤❤❤😘😘😘😘

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23
Friday
Hollywood Memorial Gardens East
6301 Taft Street
Hollywood, Florida 33024
11:00 AM

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