Ralph Edward "Eddie" Chandler, 60, of Crossville, passed away Feb. 24, 2017. He was born June 19, 1956, in Cullman, AL, the son of Lonnie J. Chandler and Pat Hendrix Williams. He worked as a carpenter and was of the Protestant faith. He was a huge UT Vols fan and was a great lover of the outdoors. He loved fishing, camping and a good game of golf.
He is survived by his daughter, Shannon Proffitt and her husband Scott of Crossville; mother, Pat Williams of Crossville; father, Lonnie J. Chandler and his wife Sarah of Cullman, AL; brothers, Richard Chandler and Victor Chandler and his wife Melissa all of Crossville; grandchildren, Laci, Lexi and Briley Proffitt; several nieces and nephews; and many great friends.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Ralph and Eunice Stephens, and paternal grandparents, Ernest Chandler and Bernice Bynum.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at 7 p.m. from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. two hours prior to the service at Hood Funeral Home.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  February 27, 2017