Jean Sylvia Chandler

November 22, 1938 - March 18, 2023

Jean Sylvia Chandler, 84, of Waynesboro, passed away on Saturday, March 18, 2023, at her home.

She was born on November 22, 1938 and was a daughter of James and Marie (Cook) Breeden.

Jean was united in marriage on April 21, 1957, to Jack Chandler, who survives. Jean had worked in Real Estate for 35 years.

In addition to her husband, Jean is survived by three children, Randy Chandler and wife Johnna, Mitchell Scott Chandler and Pam, Greg Chandler and wife Marcy; five grandchildren, Meredith Harsh, and husband Mike, Cole Shifflett, and wife Stephanie, Stalyn Chandler, Odair Chandler, Caroline Chandler; five great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Isaac, Nyle, Ellie Jane, Penelope.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by grandson, Storm Chandler and brothers, Earl and Cecil Breeden.

A Graveside service will be held on Monday, March 20, 2023 at 2:00 PM at Port Republic Mutual Cemetery, for family and friends, with Pastor Tom Murphy officiating.

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Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson Funeral and Cremation Service in Grottoes, Virginia.