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John Thomas Chappell
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1860
Death: Jan. 16, 1940
West Monroe
Ouachita Parish
Louisiana, USA

His headstone has his birth date as 1861 but his family Bible says August 31, 1860.

From his obituary in the Monroe News-Star, Wednesday, January 17, 1940:
West Monroe Leader Dies
J.T. Chappell, 79, retired businessman who was prominent in affairs of Monroe and West Monroe several years ago, died last night at 8 o'clock at his home, after a lengthy illness.
Mr. Chappell, a native of Alabama, came to Louisiana as a youth and had lived most of his life here.
He was a charter member of the Peoples Homestead and Savings association and was a member of the board of directors of that organization for 25 years. Leaving the association he became affiliated in the old partnership known as the Westside Lumber company. He retired from active business life in 1922.
In addition to being a charter member of the Peoples Homestead and Savings association he was also a charter member of the First Baptist Church of West Monroe, a lifetime member of the Western Star lodge No. 24, the Shriners and other Masonic branches. He was also a member of the Woodmen of the World.
Surviving relatives are his wife ... 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hulda A Holmes Waldron (1840 - 1922)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary E. Williams Chappell (1863 - 1886)
  Lillie S Wiley Chappell (1869 - 1890)
  Cora Lee Cole Chappell (1871 - 1894)
  Eva Lowery Chappell (1876 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  Willie E Chappell (1881 - 1892)*
  Infant Son Chappell (1883 - 1883)*
  Mary Anna Chappell (1884 - 1886)*
  Infant Daughter Chappell (1886 - 1886)*
  C T Chappell (1888 - 1888)*
  Lena A Chappell (1889 - 1890)*
  Ida Mamie Chappell (1893 - 1893)*
  Lee Cole Chappell (1894 - 1894)*
  John Thomas Chappell (1897 - 1980)*
  Elba L. Chappell Cruse (1898 - 1964)*
  Cora Cole Chappell Wright (1901 - 1987)*
  Fred Hudson Chappell (1903 - 1971)*
  Addie Hilton Chappell Wilkerson (1906 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Thomas Chappell (1860 - 1940)
  Richard "Dick" M Waldron (1871 - 1958)*
  Henry A. Waldron (1875 - 1937)*
  Woodard W. Waldron (1877 - 1956)*
  Almer L Waldron (1882 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hasley Cemetery
West Monroe
Ouachita Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Carol
Originally Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Apr 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18746301
John Thomas Chappell
Added by: Dennis M Hood
 
John Thomas Chappell
Added by: Dennis M Hood
 
John Thomas Chappell
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Added by: Ron Manley
 
 
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- Carol
 Added: Mar. 3, 2011
 
 
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