Chester Honeycutt, 78, of Brimstone, passed away January 31, 2014, at his home

Son of the late Rev. George Harrison and Louisa Jane Jones Honeycutt, he also was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Esther V. Gibson Honeycutt; three sisters: Irene Honeycutt, Burleen Griffith and Ethel Goad, and Edgar Honeycutt.

He was a member of Slick Rock Baptist Church. Chester began work at age nine, working with C.L. Kline at his store and then the farm in Robbins. He later worked in the coal mines until his retirement.

He is survived by children:  Mary Ella, Linda Ruth, Chester Jr. (Carol), Angela Jean (Loren), and Elva Louise Honeycutt; grandchildren Steven Lindsay, Chet Lindsey, James Robert Lindsay, Jimmie Sexton, April Dawn Taylor, Sarah Boles, Andy Boles, Amber Barnett, Rose and Tony Jeffers; great-grandchildren Tobie and Cristen, Grace, Elie,  Taylor, Eligah, Madison and Michael; sisters; Lillian Hamby, Vivian Troxtell, Kathleen and Bill Golden; brothers: Lester and Darlene Honeycutt, and Arthur Honeycutt.

Funeral service was held  Tuesday at Schubert Funeral Home with Rev. David Walker officiating. Interment was in the Carpenter Cemetery in the Nydeck community.

Arrangements by Schu-bert Funeral Home, Sunbright.