Joseph Darwyn Chustz of Madison, MS, died on December 9, 2017.  Funeral services were held at First Baptist Church, Madison December 13.  

Darwyn was born December 10, 1953, in Jackson, MS, to Joseph Dempsey Chustz and Inez Bardin Chustz.

He graduated from Provine High School and attended Hinds Jr. College. He served in the Mississippi and Louisiana National Guard for 16 years and was awarded sharp shooter champion during his service.

He was married to Pamela Keyes Chustz on Valentine's Day, 1997, and they resided in Madison. He was a career salesman and was employed for Graybar Electric for the past 20 years, and was branch manager of the Jackson branch upon his retirement.  

Darwyn was an avid hunter, golfer, and Ole Miss fan.

He was a member of Live Oaks and Lake Caroline Golf Clubs, and had scored a 'hole in one' at each course. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Madison, and Tolleson Bible Fellowship Class.  

 He was preceded in death by his mother. He is survived by his wife, Pamela Keyes Chustz; his father, Joseph Dempsey Chustz (Beverly) of Florence; daughters: Julie (Mac) Mabry of Greenwood, Lauren (Mike) Graf of Jackson, MO; grandchildren: London Popp, Sydney Popp, Kaleb Popp, Mollie Mabry, and Mary Mac Mabry; also his sister Arlette (Hal) Martin of Bolton; nieces: Angela (Jeff) Smith of Madison, Ashley (Tony) Murphy of Brandon, Adrienne (Joel) Maier of Flowood; 2 great-nieces; and his in-laws: Bob and Sylvia Keyes, and Robert and Stephanie Webb all of Madison.  

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Madison.