Vivian Chaney

June 2, 1927

June 10, 2019

Vivian Chaney Cassell 92, of Bassett, Va. passed away on Monday June 10, 2019. Born in Patrick Co, Va., on June 2, 1927, the daughter of the late Fred Lee Chaney and the late Bertha Craig Chaney. Vivian was also preceded in death by her husband, J.D. Cassell; daughter; Joan Cassell Crespo; brothers, Junior Chaney, Clarence Chaney and Donald Chaney. She was a member of Goodwill Primitive Baptist Church.

Surviving five daughters and sons–in-law, Carolyn Hodges (Riley), Jean Rorrer (Lester), Darlene Hancock (James), Debbie Roberts and Toria Wimmer (Mike); son and daughter–in–law, Ted Cassell (Susan); one son–in–law, Joseph Crespo. Also surviving are 20 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren; four sisters; Velma Cassell, Viola Crews, Virginia Prater and Barbara Frost; three brothers, Troy Chaney, Hursel Chaney and Hurbert Chaney.

The visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m., Thursday, June 13, 2019 in the chapel of Bassett Funeral Service with funeral services to follow at 4 p.m. with Pastor Cletus Lackey officiating. Family will receive friends at other times at the home of Jean and Lester Rorrer. Burial will follow in Old Center Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made by visiting Bassett Funeral Service in Bassett is serving the Cassell family.