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Emma Lee Chapman

October 22, 2011

Funeral services for Emma Lee Chapman, 86, of Sulphur Springs are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Oct.24, in Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Perry Johnson and John Odom officiating.
Interment will follow in Restlawn Memorial Park. Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Sunday, Oct. 23, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel.
Mrs. Chapman died at 8:02 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, at Baylor Hospital in Dallas. She was born in Winfield, Kan. on June 29, 1926, to A.K. and Bertie Phillips Turner. She married Ennis “Ray” Chapman in Cooper, Texas, on Oct. 2, 1945. He preceded her in death Feb. 19, 2004, after more than 58 years of marriage.
Mrs. Chapman is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Pat and Gary Odom, Debbie and Roger Berry, and Brenda Wright, all of Sulphur Springs; three brothers, Jim Turner of Abilene, Texas; Johnny Bob Turner of Haskell, Texas; and Bill Turner of Ropesville, Texas; one sister, Mary Jo Stoker of Burleson, Texas; eight grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Chapman was also preceded in death by one daughter, Barbara Ann Chapman; three brothers, A.K. Turner Jr., Dennie Turner and George Turner; and four sisters, Dorothy Young, Norma Grant, Bernice Carter and Sue Sheedy.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention at 3806 Monument Avenue, P.O. Box 6767, Richmond, VA 23230-0767 or donate online (
Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.
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