Richard B. "Dick" Weldon has lived in the Chapin area for 38 years. He has been married to Deanie Weldon for 57 years, and together they have three sons and five grandchildren. Dick is a graduate of Bennettsville High School and Presbyterian College. He has been in real estate for 25 years and has served in the United States Marine Corps. As a head coach of high school sports teams, Dick amassed 562 wins, 214 losses, and eight ties. Also, he coached at The University of South Carolina for 11 years. Dick is a member of Chapin United Methodist Church and is active in the Chapin community. He has served as past president of the Ruritans, Sertoma, and Chamber of Commerce.