Obituary of Delta Chapman
Delta Alberta Chapman, 81 of Searcy, Arkansas died Friday, March 3, 2017 in Searcy. She was born April 5, 1935 in Roodhouse, the daughter of Henry and Florence Shipley Preston. She married Thomas Chapman July 25, 1958 in Mexico, MO and he preceded her in death December 4, 2005.
She is survived by two daughters, Susan Holt (Charles) of Searcy, AR Linda Allsion of Vilonia, AR six sons, Stephen Chapman (Susie) of Munford, Tennessee, Lyndell Chapman (Fran) of Roodhouse, IL, Thomas Chapman (Sarah), Jacksonville, Florida, John Chapman (Martha), of Searcy, AR Carl Chapman, Vilonia, AR Wayne Chapman (Shelia) of Searcy, AR 35 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, two sisters, Dasie McCalister of Jacksonville, IL, Juanita Bishop of Jerseyville, IL, and a brother Harry Preston also of Jerseyville, IL other relatives and countless adopted family and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 47 years, Thomas Chapman, a son, Terry Chapman, two grandsons, Jimmy Joe Chapman, Stephen Micca Noles, and a sister, Dorothy Inman.
She was a home maker and a member of the Floyd Assembly of God Church.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White Hall with burial to follow in Williams-Edwards Cemetery in Barrow. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services Saturday at the funeral home. Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White Hall is in charge of arrangements.