Robert Gary Chapman

Monday, November 19, 2018

On November 17, 2018, Mr. Robert Gary Chapman, 78, of Tullahoma, TN, entered into rest at Tennova Healthcare – Harton, surrounded by his loving family. Gary was born in Lewisburg, TN, to the late B.M. and Hazel Chapman. He was an engineer at Jacobs and continued to do consulting even after retirement. Gary loved playing, watching, and coaching many sports including tennis, basketball, and football. He was very involved in his granddaughters’ sports and loved his walnut trees. Gary was very witty and enjoyed riding his tractor around on the farm.

In addition to his parents, Gary is also preceded in death by one brother, Jim Chapman and one sister, Barbara Farnsworth. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Linda Chapman; one son, Garth Chapman; one daughter, Rada (Tony) Fults; one brother, Shawn Chapman; one sister, Debora (Phillip) Thomas; two granddaughters, Eleanor and Ingrid Fults.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Tullahoma Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Tullahoma Funeral Home with Brother Tom Watson officiating.

Interment will follow at Concord Cemetery.

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