Maria Sue Chunxi Chapman

  • Born: May 13, 2003
  • Died: May 21, 2008
  • Location: Ocala, Florida

Tribute & Message From The Family


FRANKLIN, Tenn. ¯ Maria Sue Chunxi Chapman, age 5, went home to be with the Lord after an accident at her residence.

Maria was born in Tianjin, China, on May 13, 2003 and lovingly adopted on July 14, 2004. She recently graduated from Harpeth Hills Pre-School. She attended Christ Community Church in Franklin, Tenn.

Surviving are her parents, Steven Curtis and Mary Beth Chapman; brothers, Caleb Stevenson Chapman and Will Franklin Chapman; sisters, Emily Elizabeth Chapman, Shaohannah Hope Yan Chapman & Stevey Joy Ru Chapman, all of Franklin, Tenn.; grandparents, Herbert Sheldon Chapman and Judith Carol Chapman, both of Paducah, and James Richard and Phyllis Ann Chapman of Springfield, Ohio; great-grandmother, Dorothy Williams Chapman of Paducah; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and other loving family members.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 24, 2008, at Christ Presbyterian Church, 2323 Old Hickory Blvd., Nashville, TN 37215, with Pastor Scotty Smith and friends officiating. Interment will be at Williamson Memorial Gardens. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be the Harpeth Hills Pre-School Class.

The family request that gifts be made to Shaohannah¯s Hope, Maria¯s Miracle Fund, P.O. Box 647, Franklin, TN, shaohannahshope.org or stevencurtischapman.com. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 23, 2008, at Christ Presbyterian Church. Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, 615-794-2289.


Condolence & Memory Journal

The staff of Roberts Funeral Homes offer our sincere condolences to the Chapman family during this most sorrowful time. May the Peace of our Lord keep your minds and hearts. Our thoughts and PRAYERS are with you, though we may not be able to be there personally.

Posted by Russell & Jackie Ford    December 12, 2008