Augusta, GA – Raymond Leaford Chapman, 74, Husband of Delores Jones Chapman, entered into rest Tuesday, February 16, 2010, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2010, at 11:00 A.M., from Mann Memorial United Methodist Church with the Reverend Brandon Fulmer officiating.
Interment will follow in Westover Memorial Park with full military honors.
Mr. Chapman was born in Tarrs, PA. He was a retired US Army Vietnam veteran. He was a member of Mann Memorial United Methodist Church, the Henry M. Teller Lodge# 144 A. F. & A. M. and the Georgia-Lina Emmaus Community. He loved to collect coins and was involved with the Kairos prison ministry.
He was preceeded in death by his son, Darin Chapman, his father, John Chapman and a brother, Gerald Chapman.
Other survivors include his son, Kevin Chapman and his wife Sue of Winder, grandson, Noah Chapman; Mother, Geraldine Webb of El Paso, TX; brothers, Ernest Chapman and Dennis Chapman both of Clarkston, WA, Terry Chapman of Acton, CA and Richard Chapman of Cloud Cross, NM; sister, Pam Webb of Rio Dosa, NM.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to the Georgia-Lina Emmaus Community PO Box 3423 Augusta, GA 30914
The family will receive friends Friday, February 19, from 6:00 until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.