Adams announces the Graveside Service for Mr. George Chapman, 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at Beaufort National Cemetery. Public Viewing: 4:00 P.M. - 6 :00 P.M., Monday at the Funeral Home.
George was born in Savannah, Georgia where he completed his compulsory education at Alfred E. Beach High School. While at Beach High School, George was a Drum Major for the school band. He also ran Track. As a child, George attended St Phillip AME Church in Savannah. After High School he married Geraldine Norris. He later married Margaret Sumpter .
George Worked several jobs in the Savannah area, including Johnny Harris Restaurant, and the Mutuals Lounge just to name a few. George also served in the Navy as a cook, and was a member of Post 500.
Left with great memories is his brother Fredrick Chapman(Sarah), his children; Joyce Maria Jones, Gloria(Chapman)Brown(Earnest), Deidra Sumpter-Chapman, Gwendolyn Chapman-King(Byron), Vernon Truell, Gary J. Chapman, and William “Butch” Evans. 22 grandchildren, 28 great- grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, cousins and dear friends.