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Laurel Land Funeral Home & Memorial Park

7100 Crowley RD, Fort Worth, TX

OBITUARY

Calvin Stanley "Stan" Chesshir

September 29, 1939February 9, 2020
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Calvin Stanley (Stan) Chesshir, 80, of Fort Worth, TX, passed away February 9, 2020. He was born in Sherman, TX on September 29, 1939. Stan graduated from Bushy Park High School, London, England and received his business degree from the University of Texas at Arlington. He was married to Sandra Jean Self Chesshir on November 22, 1975, in Fort Worth, TX.

Stan worked for General Dynamics and EFW for over 30 years. He had a passion for woodworking, gardening and traveling. Stan made numerous keepsakes for friends and family in his fully appointed woodshop, including yearly Christmas ornaments for his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents Alfred Lonzo Chesshir, Sarah Jane Summitt Chesshir Tipps and step-father Wesley Tipps.

SURVIVORS: Wife of 44 years, Sandra Chesshir; daughters, Terry Hitt and husband Joseph, Alysia Hickman and husband Jeff, Melissa Smith and husband Shawn, Lane Ann Simmons and husband Jeff; grandchildren Amanda Young and husband Richard, Brianna Gray, Jessica Gazaway and husband Shannon, Allison West and husband Spencer, Sanger Smith, Summer Smith, Sophie Smith, John Paul Simmons, Maggie Simmons, Lily Simmons, AJ Simmons; great-grandchildren Finley and Felix Young, Hayden, Harley and Lydia West; sister-in-law Verene Warren; niece Cindi Yaddow and husband Todd, nephews Guy Warren III and wife Wendi, Trent Warren and wife Genea; great nieces and nephews and treasured friends.

Funeral will be held at 3:00, Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be Saturday, February 15 at 2:00. A reception will follow from 4:00 – 6:00.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Stan’s memory to your favorite charity.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, February 15, 2020
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 15, 2020

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Judy Chesshir

February 15, 2020

Sandra, I am Judy Chesshir from Sherman. I was married to Teddy Chesshir, Stanley’s cousin. Teddy passed away in 2012. My cousin in Dallas saw Stanley’s obituary and called me.. it has been many years that we saw y’all. I am so sorry for your loss and you are in my thoughts and prayers. Judy Chesshir

John Paul Simmons

February 15, 2020

Summer Smith

February 13, 2020

I’ll always cherish the handmade wooden ornaments he made for us each Christmas, and I’ll miss seeing him at Rosa’s every Monday. I’ll also never forget all the times he came to visit me at work and ordered a Strawberry Bond with extra whipped cream! We love you Paw Paw.

Teresa Beasley

February 11, 2020

Sending condolences to Terry and family. May God bless you all. Reach for his guidance in your time of need.

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