WAYCROSS — Earnest Gordon Chastain, 71, died Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at Hospice House Satilla. Chastain was a native of Pierce County and was a graduate of the Pierce County School System. He was a truck driver for Thom’s Transport Company. Chastain is the son of the late James Earnest Chastain and Myrtle Lee Thomas Chastain. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Poppell (husband Ray). Chastain is survived by his son, Brian Gordon Chastain of Waycross; two grandchildren, Andrew Ryan Chastain and Ethan Bryan Chastain; his sister, Marion Smith (husband Charles) Atkinson; a niece, Stacie Skipper; two nephews, Kelly Smith, and George Poppell; and cousins, Larry and Rebecca Cason. Memorialization is by cremation. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com. Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.