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Florence Chapman

Sunday, February 2, 2003

Florence M. Chapman, 103, of Davenport, Iowa, formerly of Cherokee Village, died March 21, 2002, in Davenport.

Born April 24, 1898, in Traer, Iowa, she was the daughter of Peter and Ina Stark McMillan. She married the Rev. Donald Paul Chapman June 30, 1926, in Traer. He preceded her in death Dec. 29, 1987.

She was a teacher for many years in Blue Island, Ill., Ft. Madison, Iowa, and Davenport. She retired in 1964 and moved to Cherokee Village. She was a member of Spring River Presbyterian Church in Hardy.

Survivors include two daughters -- Barbara Truesdell of Hot Springs Village, and Donna and Bob McCollam of Blue Grass, Iowa; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; an infant son; and a son-in-law, Al Truesdell.

The funeral was March 24 at Spring River Presbyterian Church in Hardy with Mrs. Chapman's grandson, Pastor Dan McCollam, officiating. Burial followed in Oaklawn Cemetery in Cherokee Village.

Arrangements were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel Funeral Ser-vices Inc.

Memorials may be made to the Spring River Presbyterian Church in Hardy.