Billy Maurice Chaffin, 71, of Wichita, Kan., died Friday, Jan. 20 2017. He was born June 22, 1945, in Charleston, veteran of the Vietnam War and self-employed. He was the widower of Brenda Chaffin.

He is survived by a son, Toby Chaffin of Wichita; a daughter, Mandy Chaffin of Wichita; two sisters, Patsy Jones of Dallas and Sue Hopkins of Van Buren; four brothers, James Chaffin of Valley View, Texas, Melvin Chaffin of Fort Smith, Tommy Chaffin of Van Buren and Doyle Chaffin of Denton, Texas; and two grandchildren.

Funeral was Jan. 27 at Rye Hill Baptist Church with burial at Liberty Cemetery under the direction of Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel.

Pallbearers were Buddy Halsey, Steve Holmbery, Vince Chaffin and Randy Childers.