Keith Chafin Jr.



Alton Keith Chafin Jr. of Wilmington, NC passed away October 5, 2018.

He was born June 4, 1973 to Al and Sherry Chafin. He was raised in Pender County and worked at the North Carolina Port of Wilmington for eighteen years. He was the VP of ILA Local 1766 and loved listening to Bob Dylan. An avid outdoorsman and animal lover, Keith spent as much time as he could hiking the mountains of NC. He was a devoted son, brother and uncle, who will be remembered for all the help he gave others. Everyone who knew him will miss his smile.

He is survived by his parents, Al and Sherry Chafin; sisters, Shelley Chafin Sutton (Jeremy) of Holly Springs, NC and Kara Chafin Toney of Leland, NC; nieces, Madison Toney and Lilli Sutton; nephews, Chase Rogers, Kohel Rogers, and Jack Sutton; as well as many friends.
The family will have a private service.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to the Appalachian Trail Conservatory;

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