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Carol Renee Chavis

August 9, 1962 ~ November 6, 2017 (age 55)

Fort Mill, S.C.

Carol Renee Chavis, of Fort Mill, S.C., 55, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017 at Carolinas Medical Center in Monroe, N.C.

Carol was born August 9, 1962, in Charlotte, N.C., the daughter of Shirley Rogers Wood and the late George Chavis, Jr. She graduated from Myers Park High School in 1980 and then furthered her education at Pfeiffer University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree. After graduating Carol began working as a Sheriffs Deputy at the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s office, where she retired after 25 years as a Major. She was a devoted aunt, sister, and daughter. 

She is survived by her mother, Shirley Rogers Wood of Concord, N.C.; brothers, George Randy Chavis & friend Tammy of Dallas, N.C. and Michael Gene Chavis & friend Phyllis of Lake Wylie, S.C.; sisters, Judy Kirkpatrick (Johnny) of Harrisburg, N.C., and Tina Duncan (Ken) of Kannapolis, N.C.; 8 nieces and nephews, and special friend Gayle.

A graveside funeral service will be held Friday, November 10, 2017, at Chavis Cemetery in Bennettsville at 11:00 AM, officiated by Rev. Brandon Bowers and Rev. Michael Carpenter.

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Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the Chavis family.

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