Chirley William Chapman


NEW BERN - Chirley William Chapman, 90, of 1130 G Street, New Bern, died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and was employed as a chef and carpenter during his employment years. He was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church.

His funeral service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Oscar's Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Avon L. Chapman officiating.

He is survived by his son, the Rev. Avon L. Chapman of Mays Landing, N.J.; two daughters, Angela Fisher and Shirlene Abdullah, both of New Bern; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the residence of Shirlene Abdullah, 2303 Woodland Ave.

Viewing hours are Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Oscar's Mortuary. Condolences are accepted at

Published in Sun Journal from Mar. 25 to Mar. 28, 2013
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