Chapman, Frank Age: 72

Passed Away: 2011-01-11

Funeral Home:

Mr. Frank Chapman, 72, of McDonough, passed away Jan. 11, 2011. He was born in Austell, to the late James Edgar and Mary Lou Caldwell Chapman. He was preceded in death by his brothers, James Edgar Chapman, Jr., Billy Wayne Chapman, and Jerry Joseph Chapman. He graduated from Carrollton High School, class of 1958, and retired after 26 years with Delta Airlines. After retirement, he worked for Chick-Fil-A and Stadion Money Management. Frank was a member of the Griffin First Assembly of God. He cared for others by volunteering for Meals on Wheels and the Helping Hands Food Pantry. He enjoyed spending time with his family, grandchildren, and was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan. Survivors include his wife of nearly 53 years, Miriam Collins Chapman, of McDonough; children, Dr. Michael (Susan) Chapman, of Eatonton, Tim (Leah) Chapman, of Jacksonville, Fla., Greg (Rebecca) Chapman, of McDonough, Christi (Wayne) Hammock, of Hampton; grandchildren, Josh (Jenna) Chapman, Amy Chapman, Lorianne Chapman, Sarah Chapman, Hannah Chapman, Anna Chapman, John Michael Chapman, David Chapman and Daniel Chapman; great-granddaughter, Payton Chapman; mother-in-law, Christine Collins, of Carrollton, Ga.; brother-in-law, Ronald (Brenda) Collins, of Carrollton; sisters-in-law, Jan Collins, of Carrollton, Marj Chapman, of Loganville, and Bernice Chapman, of Snellville; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Friday, Jan. 14, at 11 a.m., from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Friends may visit the family Thursday, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at Haisten Funeral Home. Graveside funeral services will be held Saturday, Jan. 15, at 2 p.m., at Carrollton City Cemetery. Friends may visit the family Saturday, from noon to 2 p.m., at the Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel in Carrollton. Contributions are asked to be made to Helping Hands Food Pantry at Glad Tidings Church, or the Diabetes Association, in memory of Frank.Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, (770) 914-8833,, and Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel, Carrollton, (770) 836-1466, are in charge of arrangements.