A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14 at The First Baptist Church of Azle, 1017 Boyd Road, Azle, 76020.
James was born in Azle to Wilbur and Winnie Ruth Chapman. He honorably served his country in the United States Air Force.
James was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his children, Derek Chapman, Cherey Chapman, Kyle Chapman and Candace Hui and her husband; four grandchildren; brothers, John Chapman and wife, Susan, and Hugh Chapman and wife, Peggy; sister, Eiline Frize and husband, Marvin; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
The Azle News,
Sept. 11, 2013 Edition