Chaunte McKeighan, age 58 of Decatur passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2020 after a long courageous battle with Small Cell Lymphoma at Erlanger Medical Center.
A native of Chattanooga and current resident of Meigs County, she was a daughter of the late Ralph Smith and Barbara Hardwick, and was preceded in death by her husband, Randall McKeighan; a brother, Don Standifer.
She was of the Baptist Faith and was a former employee of Walmart.
2 daughters and sons-in-law, Melissa and Jeremiah Hughes of Athens, Bristol and Joe Vann of Decatur;
1 son, Daniel McKeighan of Decatur;
Longtime companion, Kenneth Meadows of Decatur;
7 grandchildren, Megan Crowder, Madison Hughes, Eli Hughes, Lilly Hughes, Kenzlee Hughes, John Hughes, and Krista Letner.
1 Step-brother, John Eicher
Funeral Services will be 1:00 PM Sunday, October 11, 2020 in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Mt. View Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12 Noon-1:00 PM Sunday prior to the service at the funeral home. Those unable to attend may send condolences to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Chaunte-McKeighan. Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home in Athens is in charge of the arrangements