MATTOON -- Funeral Services for Howard Chism were held on Friday at Schilling Funeral Home with Reverend Tom Skinner officiating. Burial followed at Bethel Cemetery. Musical selection played was, “Jesus, How Much Do You Love Me?” Pallbearers were, Stacey Birdsong, Brice Birdsong, Rachel Meaker, Heather Chism, Summar Smith and Shea Summers. Honorary pallbearers were, Gary Gilbert, Samantha Fritschle, Mackenzie Fritschle, C.J. Meaker, Haley Birdsong, Hayden Birdsong, Mason Birdsong, William Michael Smith, Maci Birdsong and Whitney Meaker.
Mr. Chism, 88, of Mattoon passed away on February 17, 2018 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.