Betty Ann Chapman (Carper), 83, of Canton, went home to be with the Lord on November 11, 2018. She passed peacefully surrounded by family after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s. Betty was born September 30th, 1935 in Amma, West Virginia to the late Henry Shelton and Lena Carper (Taylor).
She is preceded in death by her parents and her brothers, Bob and Sam Carper.
Betty is survived by her beloved husband of 65 years, Homer Lawrence Chapman; her children, Michael (Cynthia) Chapman of Louisville, Cheryl Carpenter of Canton and Bill (Kim) Chapman of Fort Myers, Florida; three sisters, Wilma Taylor, Ella Mae Myers, and Minnie McCune; seven grandchildren, Brian, Shane, and Ryan Chapman, Brandi Peffer, Elizabeth Carpenter, Catherine (Travis) Elkins, Bradford (Nicole) Chapman and numerous great and great-great-grandchildren.
Betty was a loving and caring wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a wonderful cook that never let anyone leave her house hungry. Her loving legacy will live on in the hearts of those she loved and that love her. The family would like to thank Canterbury Villa of Alliance and Mercy Hospice for their care. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 24th, 2018 at Canton South Church of the Nazarene, 2701 Cleveland Ave. SW Canton, Ohio 44707. Donations can be made in tribute to Betty to the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org.
Condolences and special memories can be shared online at www.heritagecremationsociety.com.
Heritage Cremation Society