Josie "Wanda" Helen-LaJuanda Chapman

June 23, 1930 ~ June 15, 2019 (age 88)


Josie Helen LaJaunda (Wanda) Cartwright Chapman, 88, of Duncan, Oklahoma passed away Saturday June 15, 2019 at Country Club Care, Duncan.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00pm Thursday June 20, 2019 at Bethesda Church of God. Interment will follow at New Velma Cemetery.
The family will visit with friends at the funeral home Wednesday June 19 from 4:30 to 6:30pm.
Wanda was born June 23, 1930 at Simon, Love County, Oklahoma to Sarah Josephine (Chitwood) and Eugene Franklin Cartwright.
She married J T Chapman on Nov. 8, 1947 at Gainesville, Texas. He preceded her in death on November 13, 2007.
Wanda loved her family and friends and loved to socialize! She enjoyed reading, word search puzzles and traveling.
Wanda was a member of Bethesda Church of God.
Survivors include her children: Norma and husband Leo Stagner, Leland (Skeet) Chapman and wife Myrna and Jerrell; (Bim) Chapman all of of Velma, Oklahoma; five grandchildren: Jeana and husband Garlin Earnhart of Duncan, Cindy Stagner of Oklahoma City, Renea and husband Mark Ely and Shannon and husband Levi Williams and Courtney and husband Sean Thompson all of Velma; great-grandchildren: Emily Ely, Bryan Ely, Alexis Williams, Delaney Williams, Tripp Thompson and Nash Thompson all of Velma; sisters-in-law: Mayne Cartwright Marzahn of Fort Worth, Texas, Marian Chapman of Velma, Ada Huckabee of Gunter, Texas and Mary and husband Keith O’Dell of Choctaw, Oklahoma; brothers-in-law: Bob and wife Joyce Chapman of Whitewright, Texas and Byrle and wife Judy Chapman of Colorado City, Texas.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; six brothers: Elzie, Philmon, Odis, Walter, Jack and Harold Cartwight; four sisters: Addie Swint, Ella Mae Cartwright, Irene Kemp and Ida Auld; and one great-grandson, Howard “Jack” Williams.
Pallbearers will be: Leland (Skeet) Chapman, Jerrell (Bim) Chapman, Leo Stagner, Garlin Earnhart, Mark Ely, Levi Williams, Sean Thompson and Bryan Ely.
Memorial gifts may be made to Chisholm Trail Hospice, Duncan or American Heart Association.
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June 19, 2019

4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Don Grantham Funeral Home
3032 N. Hwy 81
Duncan, OK 73533

June 20, 2019

2:00 PM
Bethesda Church of God

Duncan, OK


New Velma Cemetery

Velma, OK

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