John Chapman Obituary

John Carl Chapman
John Carl Chapman

November 6, 1924 - June 23, 2006
Born in Altapass, NC
Resided in Maryville, TN


CHAPMAN, Carl, age 81 of Maryville, passed away Friday, June 23, 2006, at Morning View. He was a member of First Christian Church, was a veteran of World War II, having served with the U. S. Army, was a graduate of the University of TN, a member of the Alcoa Kiwanis and a member of Friends of Blount County Library. He worked in the early years of the United States Space Program. He was a member of the Engineering Group that designed the Saturn 5 solid fuel rocket booster.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jo Chapman, son, Tim Chapman; brothers, Roy, Arch and Tom Chapman; sister, Ruth Chapman Thompson.

Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Debbie Chapman of Atlanta, GA; sisters-in-law, Mary Charles McMillan, Margaret and Velma Chapman all of Maryville; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Sunday at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home with a graveside to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Clark’s Grove Cemetery with Harold Ray, Minister officiating.

McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home, Maryville 982-6812



McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home
220 W. Broadway Ave.
Maryville, TN US 37801
Sunday, June 25, 2006
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Sunday, June 25, 2006
2:00 PM
Clarks Grove Cemetery
3217 Williams Mill Rd.
Maryville, TN US 37804
Sunday, June 25, 2006
2:00 PM