E. DEAN CHAFFIN
October 11, 2023
Dean Chaffin of Mojave, California, went home to be with the Lord, peacefully, on the morning of June 15, 2023, at age 91.
He was born April 25, 1932, near Dacoma, Oklahoma. He attended Midvalley Schools in rural Woods County with his siblings. He graduated from Dacoma High School in 1950, and attended Northwestern Oklahoma State University (College), graduating in 1954.
He married Lola Coulter in December 1957.
Dean moved to Mojave with his family in 1964. There, he became a math teacher at Mojave HIgh School where he coached basketball and golf until his retirement in 1989. He was a...