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Thomas Oran ChapmanPassing: March 25, 2022


Mitchell Cemetery

Graveside Service

Wednesday, March 30th @ 1:00pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday, March 30th @ 11:00am-12:45pm


Mitchell Cemetery

Wednesday, March 30th

MITCHELL – Thomas Oran Chapman, 74, passed away Friday, March 25, 2022, at his residence.

Born July 6, 1947, in Bedford, he was the son of James Nelson and Marilou (Guthrie) Chapman.  He married Donna Jean Austin, October 24, 1986.

Tom was a truck driver for many years with Hancock Trucking.

Surviving:       wife, Donna Jean Chapman of Mitchell;

                        sons, Thomas Nelson (Shelly) Chapman of Hot Springs, Arkansas

                                 Brian Keith (Tammy) Chapman of Mitchell;

                 step-son, Tony (Dana) Spradlin of Campbellsburg;

                  siblings, Debbie Ann (Gary) Russell of Orleans

                                 Robert Nelson (Cynthia) Chapman of Mitchell;

                nephews, Allen Russell and J.R. Chapman; and   

                                 17 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren

His parents; step-son, Larry Spradlin; grandson, Caden Chapman; and nephew, Michael Gray preceded him in death.

Graveside Services will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 30th at Mitchell Cemetery with Bro. Jim Bush officiating. 

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. Wednesday in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

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12 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Dianna Fleetwood | BEDFORD
    Date: March 29, 2022
    So sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers Debbie for you and your family.
  2. Guest: Jon & Tammy Malott | Mitchell
    Date: March 29, 2022
    I had the pleasure of working with Tom at Hancock Trucking for several years ! He was a good man, and will be greatly missed !
  3. Guest: Steve and Beth Dumond | Williams
    Date: March 29, 2022
    We've both known and worked with Tom for many years. So sad to hear of his passing. Prayers for all of you that God will ease your pain.
  4. Guest: Jeff Tolbert | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: March 28, 2022
    Brian and Tammy, Sorry for your loss, Prayers for you and your family...
  5. Guest: Pat Rasnic | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: March 28, 2022
    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers Debbie!
  6. Guest: Pat Rasnic | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: March 28, 2022
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Debbie!
  7. Guest: Suzie Leatherman | Mitchell, In
    Date: March 28, 2022
    Debbie and family, So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for strength and comfort for all of you during this sad time.
  8. Guest: Raymona Tanksley | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 27, 2022
    Sorry for your loss Donna.
  9. Guest: Mary Lagle | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 27, 2022
    Debbie and Family , So very sorry, prayers for comfort at this sad time. Love Gerry and Pauline
  10. Guest: Keith Lindley | Forest Virginia
    Date: March 26, 2022
    Tom and I were good friends in high school, many fond memories of our youth. Deepest sympathy for your loss.
  11. Guest: Chuck Cooper | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: March 26, 2022
    Debbie & Gary, so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. I will be praying for you and your family. Chuck
  12. Guest: Brenda Mckain | Brownstown, In
    Date: March 26, 2022
    All volunteers of LAWRENCE COUNTY CANCER PATIENT SERVICES are so sorry for your loss.