James "Gene" Eugene Chadwick
December 19, 1940 - January 18, 2015

A memorial service for Gene Chadwick will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 23, 2015 at First United Methodist Church in Mineola, Texas.

James Eugene Chadwick was born December 19, 1940 in Carthage, Texas. He had been a resident of Mineola since 1968, formerly living in Carthage. He worked as a storekeeper for Swepco for 25 years before retirement. He as an active member of First United Methodist Church; belonged to IBEW; volunteer for the Mineola Youth Foundation; Cubmaster for Pack 385; and was a Carthage Volunteer Fireman. He also was a reserve police officer for Mineola Police Department for 15 years.

Gene passed away at the age of 74 on January 18, 2015 in Quitman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe Ed & Eunice Chadwick; and two sisters, Wanda Jo Chadwick and Patsy Minter.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Shirley Chadwick of Mineola; two sons, James E. "Chad" Chadwick, Jr. and wife Mary of Flint and John David Chadwick of Carrollton; and grandchildren, Ashley Chadwick of Austin, Gerald Chadwick of Irving, Kristine Chadwick of Carrollton, Kenzie Chadwick of Carrollton and John Michael Chadwick of Carrollton.

If desired, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church Praise Band or the Leediker Scholarship Fund.