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Dorothy Chapman, 91, Jamestown, KY (1930-2022)

Dorothy Chapman of Jamestown passed away on Sunday, February 6, 2022, at Fairoaks Nursing Home. She was 91 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 1pmCT on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Daryl Coe officiating. Interment will follow in Bethel Cemetery, Jamestown, KY.

Visitation will be held from 5pmCT until 7pmCT on Tuesday, February 8, 2022, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY.

She was born on Tuesday, September 23 1930, in Jamestown, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Fannie Belle Hassle Knight and the late Bill Knight.

Survivors include:
  • A daughter, Kay Halcomb, of Jamestown KY
  • Two sons: Wayne "House Cat" Chapman, of Jamestown KY, and Jackie Chapman, spouse Kirsty, of Columbia KY.
  • Two sisters, Bea Lyle, of Louisville KY and Billie McCubbins, of San Antonio TX
  • Four grandchildren
  • Five great-grandchildren
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carlous Chapman. She was a textile worker having worked at Sutton's Shirt Factory and Russell Sportswear. She was of the Church of Christ faith.

Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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