Mr. Barry Scott Chatham, 56, of the Stillwaters Community in Dadeville, Ala., passed away at his residence Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, after an extended illness.
A celebration of life is scheduled for Saturday, March 2 at 1 p.m. at Alabama Funeral Homes with Rev. David Carboni officiating. The family will receive friends from noon until 1 p.m. prior to the service.
Mr. Chatham was preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Scott Chatham.
Mr. Chatham is survived by his wife, Tommy S. Chatham of Dadeville, AL; his father, Joseph Chatham of Chattahoochee Hills, GA; one brother, Bruce (Christina) Chatham of Riverdale, GA; one sister, Patti Roberts of Newnan, GA; two daughters, Katrina Green of Metter, GA, and Laura (Gary) Messina of New Orleans, LA; 6 grandchildren 4 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mr. Chatham served 22 years with the Army National Guard with tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. He was also a volunteer at Stillwaters Fire Department. He was a graduate of Headland High School and Ogeechee College.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Stillwaters Fire Department, 77 Still Waters Dr., Dadeville, AL 36853.
Alabama Funeral Homes and Cremation Centers in Dadeville is handling arrangements, www.alabamafuneralhomes.com .