Mrs. Paula Kay Driver Chavers, 43, of Sugartown Road, Yadkinville passed away Thursday March 22, 2012.
She was born June 20, 1968, in Surry County to James P. and Kay Collins Driver. Mrs. Chavers started working in Health Care at the age of 16. She was an L.P.N. with Yadkin Valley Home Health and Mountain Valley Hospice. The desire to care for others did not stop with her work. She was dedicated and believed in helping others, and it was shown in actions throughout her life. Mrs. Chavers was a faithful member of Believers Baptist Church where she lovingly served the church in various ways such as pianist, preparing bulletins, or helping with Bible School.
She was a loving wife, mother, and daughter to her family. She loved fishing, horseback riding, or spending time with each of them.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Bethany Suzanne Chavers; grandparents, Nelson and Gertie Collins, and Giles and Lillian Hutchens Driver; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Surviving are her husband, Donald “Donny” C. Chavers, of the home; 2 sons, Kenneth “Kenny” Wayne Chavers, Nelson Dwayne Chavers, both of the home; her parents, James P. and Kay Collins Driver, Yadkinville; Brother, David (Dena) Driver, Yadkinville; Niece, Katey Driver; nephew, Paul Driver, Yadkinville; special aunts, Joan Collins, Edith Sprinkle, Bobbie Jane Collins, Shelba (Clifford) Royall, Mary Lou Trivette; and an uncle, Miles Driver.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Saturday at Gentry Family Funeral Service in Yadkinville. Her funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Sunday in the Gentry Family Chapel by Rev. Dean Chandler.
Burial will follow in the Deep Creek Friends Church Cemetery. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to either, Believers Baptist Church, 728 North State Street, Yadkinville, NC 27055 or to Mountain Valley Hospice, PO Box 1267, Yadkinville, NC 27055.
Online condolences may be made to www.gentryfuneralservice.com.
Gentry Family Funeral Service is serving the Chavers family.