The Maynard Gang

Readers were promised continuing boredom by repeating family stories. This week’s column fulfills the promise.

Virgil and Shirley Waddle Chester were parents of the old school. Quite loving and protective they expected unquestioned obedience.

The Chesters were a pioneer family of Marshall County, Kentucky. Virgil’s grandfather James “Jim” Chester brought the clan to the Elm Store area in 1870.



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