James Aaron Chapman Sr., 53, of Terre Haute, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013, in Union Hospital. He was born July 26, 1959, in Terre Haute, to Harry D. Chapman and Lucille M. Denny Chapman.
James was an avid outdoorsman, and enjoyed long walks in the woods. He enjoyed anything that had to do with nature, but he most of all loved his family, especially his granddaughter and his brother, who was also his best friend.
James was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by one son, James Chapman Jr.; two stepchildren, Alisha and Darrell Smith; one brother, Donald Chapman; three sisters, Debbie Arthur and her husband Donald, Teresa Chapman, and Sandy Chapman; and one very special granddaughter, Brittlynn Chapman. James also is survived by many nieces, nephews, friends, family and loved ones.
Funeral service for James will be held today, April 1, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at Highland Lawn Cemetery in the chapel. Burial will follow in the cemetery. Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 North 13th Street, Terre Haute, was entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at: