Jimmy Chesser, 83, of Vidor died Sunday, Nov. 7 at Vidor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of

Vidor. Memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10 at

Memorial Funeral Home, with visitation to follow the service.

Born on Jan. 24, 1927, Jimmy was a longtime resident of Vidor and was a retired electrician with IBEW Local Union 479. He was a member of North Main St. Church of Christ and he served his country in the US Navy during WWII.

Jimmy is survived by his wife Mavis Chesser; sons David Chesser and his wife Michelle of Vidor, John Chesser and his wife Shelley of Beaumont; daughter Cheryl Richey and her husband Tillman of Orange, father Louis Chesser of Vidor; brothers Gaylon Chesser of Buna and Jerry Chesser of West Point, Ga.; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.