Updated: 7/18/20


Robert Wilson “Bobby” Chaffin passed away peacefully Friday evening, July 17th, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Gallatin, Tennessee on January 21st, 1945 and was 75 years old.

Bobby was a veteran of the US Army National Guard. He was retired from Bell South and a member of the First Baptist Church in Pulaski. First and foremost, he loved spending time with his family. Bobby had a passion for antiques, being outdoors, and fishing.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 11:00am in Maplewood Cemetery with full military honors. Tony Gomillion will be officiating.

The family suggests that attendees at the graveside service wear masks.

Memorial donations are suggested to First Baptist Church, 407 South First Street, Pulaski, TN. 38478 or the Giles County Animal Shelter, 380 Bennett Drive Pulaski, Tn 38478.

He was preceded in death by his parents J.T. and Julia Haynie Chaffin and a brother, James Thomas Chaffin.

He is survived by

His wife Ann Todd Chaffin of Pulaski.

Daughter, Kathryn Chaffin Hawkins of Cornersville

Son-in-law, Thomas Hale Hawkins IV of Cornersville

Granddaughter, Marsha Haley Hawkins of Cornersville

Grandson, Thomas Hale Hawkins V of Cornersville

Granddaughter, Anna Marie Hawkins of Cornersville

Grandson, Robert Coble Hawkins of Cornersville

Brother, Ernest Glenn Chaffin of Pulaski

Sister, Virginia Williams Swafford of Franklin

Sister-in-law, Charlotte Chaffin Kirby of Nashville

Brother-in-law, Stephen Matthew Todd and wife Niki of Murfreesboro

5 nieces and 6 nephews and a multitude of friends also survive

Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory in charge of arrangements for Robert Wilson “Bobby” Chaffin.