Joe Clifton Chapman

Honea Path – Joe Clifton Chapman, 79, husband of Wanda Holloway Chapman, of Keowee Road, went to his Heavenly Home on Saturday, February 3, 2024 surrounded by his family.

Born in Greenville County, he was a son of the late John and Ruth Cooley Chapman. He was a member of Mt. Bethel Baptist Church, a US Air Force Vietnam Era Veteran, and was retired from Ryder Truck Rental of Greenville.

Surviving are his wife of the home, a son Joey Chapman of Belton, a daughter, Heather Seawright (Billy) of Donalds, three step-sons, Dwayne Chandler (Denise) of Greensboro, NC, Jay Chandler (Katherine) of Salem, VA, and Steve Chandler (Carolyn) of Greensboro, NC, a step-daughter, Tammi Taylor (Mike) of Craytonville, a  brother, Jerald Chapman (Eleanor) of Belton, fifteen grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his parents, a step-daughter, Josie Chandler Payne, a brother, Johnny Chapman, and a sister, Linda Richey.

Graveside services Military Honors will be held at 1 P.M. Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at Greenville Memorial Gardens with Rev. Mark Krieger officiating.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends after the service at the cemetery. The family wishes to express their thanks to Cresent Hospice, Dr. DeLo, and the staff at the Anderson Cancer Center for their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers memorials should be made to Mt. Bethel Baptist Church, 2603 Due West Highway, Belton, SC 29627. Messages of condolence may be made to the family at

Service Details

  • Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2024
  • Time: 1 PM
  • Place: Graveside
  • Cemetery: Greenville Memorial Gardens
  • Cemetery Address: 7784 Augusta Rd, Piedmont, SC 29673
  • Visitation: After the service at the cemetery
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