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Joseph Michael Chapman

Obituary Joseph Michael Chapman, 68, of Tompkinsville, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015 at the Monroe County Medical Center in Tompkinsville.He was born January 29, 1947 in Monroe County, KY to the late Joe Chapman and Pauline Richardson Chapman. He was a truck driver for Anderson Forest and an avid horseman. He was united in marriage on February 8, 1986 to the former Janice Turner.He is survived by his wife Janice Turner Chapman of Tompkinsville, two step sons: Jim Reecer and wife Veronica of Tompkinsville, Billy Schepke of Oak Grove, TN, one step daughter: Buffy Keith of Tompkinsville, six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday June 02, at 2:00 PM at Strode's Gamaliel Chapel with burial to follow in the Gamaliel Cemetery.Visitation will be after 2:00 PM on Monday and after 7:30 AM on Tuesday at Strode's Gamaliel Chapel in Gamaliel. Memorials are suggested to the Gamaliel Cemetery. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Joseph Michael Chapman please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Gamaliel Cemetery Gamaliel Cemetery Gamaliel, KY, 42140 Visitation JUN 1. 2:00 PM (CDT) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Visitation JUN 2. 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM (CDT) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Service JUN 2. 2:00 PM (CDT) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joseph Michael Chapman, please visit our floral store.

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Guestbook

Mike will be missed dearly. Prayers for you all. You all are like family to me. Love you all.

Angelena Carlisle Jun 2 2015 12:00 AM

Janet, I am so sorry for your loss. Mike was a great man and one of the best cousins a girl could ask for. I'm not able to come down but all of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Ranae Richardson-Dean Jun 1 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joseph Chapman

Darnelle Gearlds Jun 1 2015 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers go out to you all.... so sad to lose such a wonderful man & horseman. We loved watching him ride.... These pictures were taken in 2002 at Buck Creek... we sure made some wonderful memories....

Dee Daniels Jun 1 2015 12:00 AM