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Fire Chaplain Gilbert M. “Gil” Chard

• Mar 13, 2019 at 9:12 AM

KINGSPORT - Fire Chaplain Gilbert Madison “Gil” Chard, 75, of Kingsport, TN passed away Sunday afternoon, March 10, 2019 at Holston Valley Medical Center due to complications from chemo and radiation treatments for recently diagnosed small cell lung cancer.

Services are at Fordtown Baptist Church, 444 Old Fordtown Road, Kingsport, TN where he and June are members, on Thursday March 14.  The Receiving of Friends will be from 12-2 pm, with Memorial Services following immediately at the church, and Interment Services immediately following at the Fordtown Baptist Church Cemetery.  Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes will coordinate with the Warriors Path Volunteer Fire Department and Tennessee Federation of Fire Chaplains, who are honored to provide pallbearers, and will coordinate honoring his military service.

Gil’s PASSIONATE wishes are for NO floral arrangements.  Gil requested memorial donations be given to Warriors Path Volunteer Department, PO Box 5343, Kingsport, TN 37663.

Please visit www.hamlettdobson.com to leave an online condolence for the family.

Hamlett-Dobson, Kingsport is serving the family of Fire Chaplain Gilbert M. “Gil” Chard.

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