Elwood Chatman

January 20, 1941 ~ June 12, 2019 (age 78)


Elwood Chatman 78 departed this life on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.

A resident of Lake Charles, Louisiana he was the owner of Chatman Quick Lube.  Elwood was passionate about serving and helping the people of Lake Charles, Louisiana.  He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church and Knights of Peter Claver #141.  Elwood loved his children, grandchildren, and Neeko.

He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Nora Anderson Chatman; one daughter, Shatonia (Earnest) McCarty; one son, Elwood "Peanut" (Irma) Staton all of Lake Charles, La.; two brothers, Mark (Melissa) Byrd of Lake Charles and Kelvin Byrd of California; one sister, Lynette (Kenneth) Trent of Lake Charles, La.; three grandchildren, Desmond Chatman, Markley Chatman, and Louis McCarty; three great grandchildren, Angel Chatman, MaKayla Green and Markel Edwards and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by two sons, Mark Anthony Chatman and Michael Staton.



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June 17, 2019

8:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Stevens' Funeral Home
823 N. Shattuck Street
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601

Funeral Service
June 17, 2019

11:00 AM
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church
2031 Opelousas Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601

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