C. E. Chesser, age 77, of Red Oak, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at his home. He was born February 23, 1942 in Folkston, Georgia to Morgan and Helen (Crews) Chesser. He married Joyce Marie Beasley on August 6, 1965 in Gatesville, Texas and they were about to celebrate their 54th wedding anniversary. C.E. served in the U. S. Army and was a Master Mason. He will be greatly missed.

Survivors include his loving wife, Joyce Chesser of Red Oak; one daughter, Lisa Kelso of Red Oak and one son, Robert Chesser and wife Nichole of Waxahachie; grandchildren, Lauren, Matthew, Taylor, Jordyn, Bryce, Ashlynn, Austin, Connor, Garrett and Jacob; one great-grandson, Steffen and one sister, Nelda Lewis. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation for family and friends will be 6 to 8 PM Thursday, July 11, 2019 at the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.

Graveside service and interment will be 10 AM Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Bells Chapel Cemetery in Rockett.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main St., Waxahachie, Texas 75165. (972)937-2211