Eloise Simmons Chappell of Ash, born on May 25, 1922, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013.
She was predeceased by her parents, Benjamin Garfield and Lucy King Simmons; husband, Zeno Inman; daughter and son, Geraldine and Shelton Inman; husband, William (Jack) Chappell; a grandson, Benjamin Lamar Hickman; and seven brothers and sisters.
She was born in Brunswick County and was a lifelong resident.
She was a member of Myrtle Head Baptist Church and loved the entire church family that she was proud to be a part of.
Surviving are a daughter, Patsy Hickman (Marvin) of Newport Richey, Fla.; two sons, William Chappell (Linda) of Ash, and Chris Chappell (Delinda) of Calabash; a daughter-in-law, Martha Inman of Ash; a sister, Grace Young of Ash; grandchildren, Delores (Jimmy) Wolfe, Delane (Christy) Chappell, Christy (Greg) Bland, Matt (Candy) Chappell, Billy (Jenny) Inman, Gwen (Neil) King, Sadie (Lamar) Hickman, Amanda (Matt) Murphy; 16 great-grandchildren; and many special friends and neighbors.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, from Myrtle Head Baptist Church by the Rev. Elbert Braswell, the Rev. Wayne Faulk and the Rev. Brent Evans.
Burial followed in New Britton Baptist Church Cemetery.
Casketbearers were Delane and Matt Chappell, Billy Inman, Greg Bland, Neil King, Matt Murphy and Jimmy Wolfe.
The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21, at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements by Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.