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William Clayton Chandler
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    1508 Montclair Street
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“Mr. Chandler was a very well known and respected member of the Pierpont community. He was my Sunday school teacher at Pierpont Baptist Church. One...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Carolyn Martin Watts - Friend

“Please accept my condolences for the loss of your father. I will be eternally grateful for Bill hiring me to work in his department some 44 years ago...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Shay Stoney - Coworker

“Lori and I are sadden by the loss of the good and godly man. Mr. Chandler was our friend and mentor while serving together at Pierpont Baptist. He...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Keith Wall - Georgetown, SC

“Uncle William was such a blessing. My prayers and hugs go out to the family. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Angie Christman (Audrey's daughter) - SC

“Moved to the neighborhood as an 11 year old in 1958. Became part of Bill's Sunday School class and RA group. He had a big influence on my life. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Dave Burchfield - My Pleasant, SC

William Clayton Chandler, 93, of Charleston, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Thursday, December 3, 2020. His funeral service will be held at the graveside, Sunday, December 6, 2020, in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway.

William was born July 27, 1927 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late James Manuel Chandler and Flora Kelly Chandler. He was a veteran of the US Army Air Corp. during WWII and returned to active duty to service in the US Navy for Korea. Following military duty, William applied to The Citadel as a veteran student and graduated in 1958 with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He spent his career with SCE&G and retired as an Electrical Engineer. William was a member of Charleston Baptist Church.

He is survived by his daughter, Kathleen Chandler Ogier, Charleston; two sons, William Clayton Chandler Jr. (Anne) of Charleston; Louis Rod Chandler (Marty) of Mt. Olive, NC; 7 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild.

He is preceded in death by his wife Frances Orvin Chandler.