|Albert Edward Chapman|
Funeral services for Albert Edward Chapman, 83, of Ferriday will be held Saturday, June 26, 2010, 10 a.m. at Comer Funeral Home Chapel in Ferriday. Clyde Ray Webber will officiate.
Interment will follow at South Central Cemetery in Wisner under the direction of Comer Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held Friday 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Chapman was born December 10, 1926, in Wisner to Reece and Henrietta Chapman. He passed away Saturday, June 19, 2010, in Alexandria.
Mr. Chapman had been a resident of Ferriday for 58 years and a member of the First Baptist Church in Ferriday. He was the retired owner of the Han Dee Stop in Ferriday. Mr. Chapman was a veteran of World War II serving in the U. S. Army Airborne. He was a member of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Kiwanis Club in Ferriday, and was very active with the Ferriday Dixie Youth Baseball program.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ina K. Chapman; daughter, LaWynn Free; and two sisters, Bobbie Harrison and Jeanette Clement.
Survivors include a son, Gary Chapman of Ferriday; grandchildren, Kevin Chapman and wife, Ashley, Janelle Chapman, Jay Free and wife, Karen, Tamara Free, and April McCloud and husband, Jeff; great-grandchildren, Layton Chapman, Reece Chapman, Logan Chapman, Avery Halford, Tristan Halford, America Johnson, Christian Free, Hailey Buckles, Alexis Buckles, Taylor Buckles, Blair McCloud, Natalee McCloud, Alyssa McCloud, and Jeffrey McCloud.
Pallbearers will be John Taylor, Willie Alford, Mike Clement, Edwin Jones, Kim Jones, and Jeff Lancaster.
Honorary pallbearers are Dr. Claude Current, Charles Stutson, Ronnie Bradford, Clifton Davis, and Veller Ray Carroll.