Shirley Ann Chapman (64) of Willow Hill


Published on March 2 2014 7:55 pm

Shirley Ann Chapman, age 64, of Willow Hill, IL passed away at 3:08 PM –Sunday, March 2, 2014 at the home of her daughter.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM - Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home in Newton, IL.  Burial will be in the Brockville Cemetery north east of Newton, IL.  Visitation will be held 2 hours before the service.  Memorials may be made to the family/  The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at
Shirley was born on August 27, 1949 in Humboldt, TN the daughter of James and Anna (Holley ) Palmer.  She married Ky Chapman on January 18, 1969 and he preceded her in death on February 28, 1997.  Shirley worked as a welder at E. H. Baare in Robinson, IL for many years.  She enjoyed woodworking and being outdoors.
Shirley is survived by: 3 Children – Jim Chapman of Hunt City, IL, Shelia (Bob) Lewis of Willow Hill, IL, and Kyle Wright of Willow Hill, IL...Mother – Anna Williams of Willow Hill, IL...5 Brothers – Larry Palmer of Oblong, IL, Bill Wright of Willow Hill, IL, Charlie Wright of Altamont, IL, Steve Williams of Willow Hill, IL and Lonnie Williams of Effingham, IL...3 Sisters – Dale Staley of Willow Hill, IL, Mary Newell of Casey, IL and Karen Priest of Willow Hill, IL...7 Grandchildren...and 7 Great Grandchildren.
Shirley was preceded in death by her dad, husband, brothers Michael Wright and Kenny Palmer.