Lynda Chatham

Lynda Lou Corbin Chatham, 78, of Lexington, Indiana, died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, at Norton Hosparus Inpatient Care Unit in Louisville.

She was born Oct. 23, 1941, in New Albany, Indiana, to Willard Jesse and Ruth Lavon Gilland Corbin. She had lived in Jefferson County, Indiana, since she was 2 and graduated from Madison High School in 1960. Her early employment included jobs at Park-N- Eat Restaurant, Thrift Dollar Store and Wetzel Drug Store. She was a member of the Madison Pentecostal Church and taught Sunday school for many years. She later attended Madison Assembly of God Church, Apostle Ministries and Hanover Baptist Church. She learned how to play the accordion early in life and played until her arthritis did not allow her to play. She loved collecting dolls, reading, listening to gospel music, watching old Westerns, and being with her children and grandchildren. She was a devoted wife, loving mom and grandma. She was a faithful Christian and was dedicated to her church work.

She is survived by her husband, Jon Ted Chatham of Lexington; two daughters, Shari Pahls of Madison, Indiana, and Melissa Bentley of Hanover, Indiana; two sisters, Pat Corbin and Janice Chandler of Madison; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Jerry Corbin.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the Hanover Baptist Church in Hanover. Interment will follow in the Springdale Cemetery in Madison.

Visitation will be Monday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison and Tuesday from 10 a.m. at the church until the time of service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover and at the church. Online condolences,