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Houston B. Chappell, Sr.

August 20, 1942 ~ April 22, 2022 (age 79)


Houston B. Chappell, Sr., 79, of Gastonia, North Carolina, passed away on Friday, April 22, 2022, at home.

Houston was born August 20, 1942, in Spring Hill, Tennessee, to the late Leslie B. Chappell and Varelle Kincaid Chappell.  He was preceded in death by his wife of thirty-seven years, Nancy Dover Chappell, his brothers, L. B. (Junior) Chappell, Jr. and Austin Chappell, and his stepdaughter, Jackie Baker Leahy.

He is survived by his daughter, Gaila Schevlin (Kent), Conway, NC; his sons, Houston B. Chappell, Jr. (Joy), Gastonia, NC and Zack Chappell (Kelsey), Banner Elk, NC; his stepson, Delane Baker (Patricia), Gastonia, NC; his sisters, Winne Love and Jean Kelley (Clyde); and his brother Terry Chappell (Betty).

He is also survived by his (8) grandchildren:  Rebecca Pollard, Richard Gnosa, III, Jasmine Chappell, Houston Chappell, III, Troy Chappell, Chasity Strout, Katie Dover, and Derek Baker and his (4) great grandchildren: Xavier, Justin, Elijah and Allison.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 28, 2022, at 2:00 p.m., M. L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home, 209 N. Main Street, Clover, SC with Pastor Kenny Johnston officiating.  The family will receive friends one hour before the service.  Interment will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens, 1774 Filbert Highway, York, SC.


Topic: Houston B. Chappell Service
Time: Apr 28, 2022 01:45 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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April 28, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
M. L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home
209 N. Main Street
Clover, SC 29710

Funeral Service
April 28, 2022

2:00 PM
M. L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home
209 N. Main Street
Clover, SC 29710

Graveside following Funeral Service

Lakeview Memory Gardens
1774 Filbert Hwy.
York, SC 29745

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