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Mary Ellen (Nelson) Chapman 79, of Valrico, passed away July 6, 2016.

Mary Ellen Chapman
  Mary Ellen Chapman

Mary was a lifetime member of Ivy Farms Church of the Brethren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Paul Chapman Sr.; her daughter, Sylvia Jean Chapman; her brothers, Billy Lane Nelson and Bennie Lee Nelson Sr.; her sons, Larry Chapman (Linda), Steve Chapman (Lori) and Ken Chapman (Linda); her siblings, Bette Miller (Jim), Bobby Nelson (Susan), Donald Nelson (Elizabeth) and Linda Griffin (Jerry); 16 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, July 30, at Ivy Farms Church of the Brethren.