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In Memory of

David M. Chappell

January 20, 1940 - November 7, 2016

Obituary


David M. Chappell went to be with the Lord on Monday, November 7, 2016 at the age of 76. He was born on January 20, 1940 in Sherman, Texas to Otto and Lois Chappell. David graduated from Alvin High School in 1958. He soon married his high school sweetheart Nancy Graham Chappell on August 29, 1959 in Alvin, Texas. They were members of the First Christian Church in Brenham, Texas. He retired from Exxon Chemical in Baytown, Texas after 32 years with the company. David was involved in the Shriners for many years and joined...

David M. Chappell went to be with the Lord on Monday, November 7, 2016 at the age of 76. He was born on January 20, 1940 in Sherman, Texas to Otto and Lois Chappell. David graduated from Alvin High School in 1958. He soon married his high school sweetheart Nancy Graham Chappell on August 29, 1959 in Alvin, Texas. They were members of the First Christian Church in Brenham, Texas. He retired from Exxon Chemical in Baytown, Texas after 32 years with the company. David was involved in the Shriners for many years and joined Antique Car Clubs. He enjoyed collecting antique model cars.
David was preceded in death by his parents, Otto and Lois Chappell. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Nancy Chappell; children and their spouses, Laura and Michael Cush; Brent and Beth Chappell; and Linda and Bart Carpenter; four grandchildren, Blake and Tyler Carpenter, Kyle and Lauren Chappell; sister, Marsha and Tony Crainer and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.
A Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 8:30am-10am at Zoeller Funeral Home in New Braunfels, TX. The Funeral Service will begin at 10am on Saturday at Zoeller Funeral Home. Interment will immediately follow at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in David's honor to the Shrine Hospital Benefit, PO Box 420549, Houston, TX. 77242; or First Christian Church, 401 Sycamore St., Brenham, TX. 77833.