SHELBY-Mr. Ambrose John Chapman Jr., 74, of 2832 Nickey Sharts Road, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at his home. A native of Cleveland County, he was the son of the late Ambrose and Maggie Poole Chapman.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Farris Leroy Chapman; brothers, John Chapman and Flay Chapman; and sisters, Lula May Sticham, Margie Edward, Ruth Chapman, Doris Beheler, Irene Hardin, and Beatrice Scism.
He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Carol Ann Chapman of the home; brother, Charles Gene Chapman of Shelby; and sister, Mildred Chapman of Texas.
Funeral Service: A private family service will be held.
Funeral Home: Clay-Barnette Funeral Home of Shelby is serving the family
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