Caspar Donald “Donnie” Chesnutt, 68, of Paducah, died Monday, March 25, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
He was born in Quincy, Ill., October 7, 1944, to the late Caspar David Chesnutt and Clara Gooding Chesnutt.
He was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles #3686 and worked as a supervisor at Hawley Products for over 50 years.
Surviving are his wife of 42 years, Maryanne Gillette Chesnutt; four children, Richard Gillette and spouse Billy of Calvert City, Caspar D. Chesnutt II and spouse Melissa Jo of Paducah, Melissa Ann Miniard and spouse Marty of Paducah, and Rebecca Chesnutt and spouse Juston of Flower Mound, Texas; 11 grandchildren, Levi, Destiny, Kelsie, Taylon, Wyatt, Kimberly, Caleb, Caspar III, William, Juston, and Bree; two sisters, Doris Atwood and Irene Hitz; three brothers, John Chesnutt and spouse Brenda, Joe Chesnutt, and Virgil Chesnutt and spouse Kay; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Preceding him in death were three brothers, Loyd, Paul and James Chesnutt; and his parents.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah. Burial will follow at Mt. Kenton Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to: Max Baer Heart Fund,1623 Gateway Circle South, Grove City, OH 43123.
You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle at www.milnerandorr.com.