Maryedith “Wanda” Chapman, 88, of Amarillo died on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at Ware Living Center, where she had lived for the past eight months.
Services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. with Dick Marcear and Haun Kite, both officiating. Burial will follow at 4:00 p.m. at the Wheeler Cemetery in Wheeler, Texas. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.
Mrs. Chapman was born on September 27, 1922 in Beggs, Oklahoma to Clark and Lillie Haworth. She was a member of the Church of Christ at the Colonies. She loved to sew, cook and to play card games. Mrs. Chapman loved people and she was loved by many.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Chapman, two sisters and one brother.
Survivors include two daughters, Shirley Johnson and husband Wallace of Longview, Texas and JoAnn Helton and husband Jim of Amarillo; a son, Johnny Chapman and wife Betty of Pampa; seven grandchildren, Jo Lynette Adams, Tedd Johnson and wife Shelli, Todd Helton, Tammy Hall and husband Kevin, Jason Helton and wife Star, Melissa Chapman-Smith and husband Brady, Justin Chapman; nine great-grandchildren, Brandy Adams, Noah Johnson, Kaleb Johnson, Rachel Conner and husband Chad, Kaylee Hall, Tyler Hall, Kenna Hall, Brenna Helton and Gracie Helton.
The family wishes to thank the staff and nurses at Ware Living Center for the loving care she was given.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to BSA Hospice, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo, TX 79105, or to a favorite charity.