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A. Benton "Ben" Chafin Jr.

Member From: January 8, 2014 - September 18, 2014

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  • Birth Date: 1960 Birth Place:Abingdon, VA
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
  • Spouse: Lora Lee Carr
  • Children: Sophia Chafin Vance, Helen Audra, and Augustus Benton, III
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  • Education: East Tennessee State University,TN (B.A.,1982) University of Richmond (J.D.,1985)
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  • Occupation/Profession: Lawyer and Farmer
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Green Valley Baptist Church Russell County Rotary (former president) Virginia State Bar Virginia Bar Association Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: State Senate (2014 - )
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
2014 Counties of Dickenson, Russell (part), Washington (part), and Wise (part) 4 Republican Courts of Justice
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