Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

October 16, 2013

Betty Maralene Chapman

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Betty Maralene Chapman

Upland, California

Betty Maralene Chapman, 87, of Upland, California, passed away October 7, 2013 in Claremont, California.

Betty was born March 8, 1926 in Shelby County, Illinois the daughter of Josiah and Carrie Walden.

She married Melvin Chapman on December 7, 1946. They were married for over 63 years. He passed away April 19, 2010.

Betty graduated from Shelbyville High School in the Class of 1943.

She was a mother and loving homemaker for family. She never stopped being Mother, and she proudly followed all the activities of her children and their families. She served as PTA president, room mother and team mother countless times. She was strong willed and could be a bit stubborn at times.

Surviving are children: Rodger Chapman of Phillips Ranch, California, David Chapman of Upland, California, Bradley Chapman of Upland, California and Teresa Parks of Covina, California; twelve grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; two great grandchildren; sister, Orda Doty and husband Harold of Peoria, IL.

She was preceded in death by her husband Melvin, her parents and brothers: Gerald Tull, Earnest Walden, Boyd Walden and Jack Walden.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, October 21, 2013, in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until service time on Monday. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville.

On line condolence made be directed to the family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.net

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Ronald Florey

    Ronald C. Florey 67 of Beecher City, IL, passed away at 1:53 AM Thursday July 31, 2014, in St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham, IL.

    July 31, 2014

  • Joshua Edwards Sr.

    Joshua Edwards Sr. of Pana, formerly of Lyles, Tennessee, died Tuesday, July 29, in Christian County, Illinois.

    July 31, 2014

  • Darcy Boehm Darcy Boehm

    Darcy Deann Marie Haskett Eubank Boehm of Shelbyville, IL, passed away on Sunday July 27, 2014.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Bob Hays Robert F. "Bob" Hays

    Robert F. “Bob” Hays, 80, of Moweaqua died July 29, 2014, at home.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Walton Wright

    Walton Roy “Short” Wright 74 of Decatur, IL, formerly of Wrights Corner, IL, passed away at 6:05 AM Monday July 28, 2014 in Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL.

    July 29, 2014

  • Elmer I. Lutz

    Elmer I. Lutz Jr., 84, passed away at 12:20am July 26, 2014 to be with his Heavenly Father.

    July 28, 2014

  • Rose Mary Maxfield.jpg Rose Mary Maxfield

    Rose Mary Maxfield, age 96, of Wharton, TX, and formerly Washington, D. C., died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at The Heights of Tomball nursing center following a brief illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Darcy Boehm

    Darcy Boehm, 49, of Shelbyville passed away Sunday (July 27, 2014).

    July 27, 2014

  • Carter obit Judith Carter

    Judith Elaine (Mose) Carter, 64, of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 4:11 p.m. Sunday July 27, 2014, in St. John’s Memorial Hospital in Springfield, IL.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sherry Kay Spitzner

    Sherry Kay Spitzner, 54, of Flora passed away at 4:29 a.m. Friday (July 25, 2014) at the Clay County Hospital, Flora.

    July 27, 2014