Roy Lee Chapman, 73, of Nancy passed away Tuesday June 22, 2021 at his residence.
He was born on May 9th, 1948 in Pikeville, KY the son of the late Otto Chapman and Geraldine Pugh Chapman. After graduating from EKU Roy taught industrial arts at Woodford County Middle School where he also served as principal. After retirement, Roy proudly served at EKU as a member of the KECSAC program.
He is survived by wife, Sandra Tarter Chapman; sons Jason and Morgan Chapman, three daughters-in-laws Trista Hill Chapman of Frankfort, Loan Chapman and Kelly Chapman of Lexington, his brothers Larry and Kathy Chapman of Pikeville, J. Morgan and Brenda Chapman of Pikeville, Hubey and Cindy Chapman of Elizabethton, TN, two sisters, Brenda Blevins of Pikeville , Sandy and Mac Hatfield of Beckley, West Virginia; granddaughters, Hunter and Michael Chiang, Santa Cruz, CA, Ramey Chapman Frankfort, KY; grandsons Luke and James Chapman of Lexington; and a great-granddaughter Alexandra Chiang.
Roy loved serving as a deacon at Okalona Missionary Baptist Church, spending time with family, teaching, performing as a musician, woodworking and, of course, basketball.
A funeral service will be 1:00 PM Friday, June 25, 2021 at the chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Moore officiating.
Burial in Hudson Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 4:00 PM Thursday, June 24, 2021 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com