Mr. Charles Kenneth Chinault

08/13/1955 - 01/01/2021


Mr. Charles Kenneth Chinault, age 65, of South Hill, died on Friday January 1, 2021. He was a former professional fire fighter for Henrico County and the owner/operator of Extinguishers, Inc. He is survived by his wife, Penny T. Chinault of South Hill; his son, Devin T. Chinault of South Hill; his daughter, Christy Collier and her husband Doug of Rockville, VA; his sister, Bonnie Hitson of Bracey; his Father and Mother-In-Law, Norm and Nancy Talley of South Hill; his many loving nieces and nephews including a special nephew, Ryan Hitson and his beloved pets, his two dogs: Squirt and Raven and his three cats: Miss Kitty, Mia and Boot Boot. A Celebration of Ken’s life will be held on Saturday, January 9th at 2:00 P.M. in the New Hope Baptist Church, South Hill, VA. Because of Ken’s love of all animals, the family request that memorial contributions be made to the Lake Country SPCA at P.O. Box 14, Clarksville, VA 23927 or through their web page, Online condolences may be made through our web page, Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Chinault family.

To publish a public condolence:

Complete the Name (your name),

Title (title your condolence message),

and Review (your condolence message).

Then click "Post Review" button to send (at bottom right).

4 reviews of this entry
0.0 rating
0.0 rating



About Us

At Crowder-Hite-Crews we’ve always been proud to say that we are large enough to serve and small enough to care.  When you choose us, we consider this a sacred trust between your family and ours. We offer a full range of funeral service, whether for a traditional funeral or cremation, and we are able to assist families worldwide. In February of 2004 we installed a crematorium to better serve our cremation families.  We now do all cremations in our facility, saving transport to another location for this service.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the cremation process.

Family owned and operated since 1972.

Situated on a 3-acre pastoral setting.

1st Place in Reader’s Choice for Funeral Service (15 years running).

Staff members are active in many civic organizations in the area, including Lions, Rotary, Moose Lodge, Masons, Ruritan, and Chamber of Commerce.

Owners are former Presidents of the Virginia Funeral Directors Association and Southside Funeral Directors Association.

We always help you apply for Social Security and Veterans benefits!

We also help with completing life insurance claim forms.

Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home & Crematory

PO Box 422
1504 N. Mecklenburg Ave.
South Hill, VA 23970
Local (434) 447-7171
Fax (434) 447-3212


Translate this page