Five generations of Chavises

The Chavises of Bladen County recently celebrated five generations of family after the birth of a baby boy at Cape Fear Medical Center in Elizabethtown. Born Dec. 1, James Dawson Chavis (infant) is the son of Austin Tyler Chavis (age 21, standing center), who is the son of Jeremy Dwayne Chavis (age 42, left). Jeremy is the son of Talesia Locklear Dorris (age 58, right), the daughter of Willard Locklear (age 84, seated).