James “Jim” Eldridge Chaney, Jr.
November 26, 1938- March 9, 2021
James “Jim” Eldridge Chaney, Jr., 82, of Bridgeville, DE, formerly of Upper Marlboro, MD, passed away on March 9, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Margaret “Marie” Chaney and a daughter, Dawn Marie Fletcher and son-in-law, Kevin Fletcher and his three grandchildren, Thomas, Casey, and Sara Fletcher. He is also survived by a sister, Eleanor Souther as well as several brothers and sisters -in-laws and many nieces and nephews.
Jim served in the Army National Guard as a Military Policeman with honors as a “Soldier and NCO of the Year”. He served as a PTA President at Mattaponi and Marlton Elementary Schools and went on to direct a Junior Achievement High School Program in Upper Marlboro for several years. He retired from AT&T as a Marketing Manager. After his retirement, he joined the American Legion Post #206 in Chesapeake Beach, MD and served as a Finance Officer as well as Commander.
Tuesday, March 16, 2021