Clifford Burnice Chappell Sr.

Clifford Burnice Chappell Sr.

Birth
Jarratt, Greensville County, Virginia, USA
Death 7 Jun 1955 (aged 50)
Florence, Florence County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Florence, Florence County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 132854498 · View Source
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C. B. Chappell - Clifford Burnice Chappell, 51, of Douglass Street Extension, Florence, died 2:32 am Tuesday in a local hospital after a critical illness of three days. He had been in declining health for the past two years.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 am Thursday in the Waters Funeral Home by Dr. E. E. Colvin, pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church, and the Rev William Howard, pastor of Five Points Baptist Church. Burial will be in in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Mr. Chappell, a resident of Florence for 30 years, was born June 24, 1904, in Jarratt, Va., a son of the late John Robert and Emma Mitchell Chappell both of Jarratt, VA. He was employed as a messenger for the Railway Express Agency for 1 years and for several years was employed as salesman for the American Bakeries.

He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church; a Mason and member of Hampton Lodge 204 A.FM; the Daughters Of America and was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks. Freight Handlers, and Express and Station Employees. He was a graduate of Jarratt High School of Jarratt, Va.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. C. B. Chappell, of Florence, who is the former Miss Mary Louise Luhrs; one daughter, Mrs. William B. Finklea, of Florence; one son, Clifford B. Chappell Jr. of Florence; two sisters, Mrs. Arthur Poole, of Jarratt,Va., and Mrs. Mell Powell of Danville, Va.; three brothers, John R. Chappell of Richmond, Va., Otho Chappell, of Jarratt, Va., and Thornton Chappell, of Arlington, Va., and two grandsons.

Serving as active pallbearers will be Ernest allen, W. A. McClellan, Aubrey Turner, Cecil M. Camlin, Edwin K. turner, and Frank Hunter.



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  • Created by: Constance Murray Chappell Horne
  • Added: 15 Jul 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 132854498
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clifford Burnice Chappell Sr. (24 Jun 1904–7 Jun 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 132854498, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Florence, Florence County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Constance Murray Chappell Horne (contributor 46975729) .