Bettie Joe Padgett Chastain


Mrs. Bettie Joe "Puddin" Padgett Chastain, 87, of Cartersville passed away Monday, December 31, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Bettie was born March 23, 1931 in Cartersville, GA to the late Rev. Earl Padgett and Mrs. Omie Keith Padgett.

Bettie was retired from Cartersville Undergarment after over 20 years of service. She loved to crochet, grow flowers and  NASCAR racing. Most of all, Bettie loved her family. She was a devoted mother and wife to her late husband, Max "Muscles" Chastain. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her so very much.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Max "Muscles" Chastain, parents, brother, E.F. Padgett, and sister, Eula Jarrett.

She is survived by her sons: Terry Chastain, of Rome, GA, Keith Chastain of Cartersville, GA and Rick (Gail) Chastain of Cartersville, GA, daughter, Gail (Roger) Moss of Fairmount, GA and sister-in-law, Connie Chastain. Eleven grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren also survive to cherish Bettie's memory.

A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted in the Owen Funeral Home Chapel, Thursday, January 3, 2019 at two o'clock in the afternoon with Rev. Leroy Kelley and Rev. Reggie Temples officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens, Cartersville, GA with Rev. Phillip Chapman officiating.

Serving as pallbearers are William Pucket, Stephen Twelkemeier, Todd Ellis, Eddie Chastain, Wendell Cochran and Jerry Mulkey. Honorary pallbearers are C.L. Tidwell and Bobby D. Wade.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Owen Funeral Home from three o'clock in the afternoon until seven.

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Owen Funeral Home, 12, Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA is honored to serve the Chastain Family at this difficult time.