VILLE PLATTE - It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of Rollance James Chapman, 61, announces his passing on Friday, January 23, 2015 at Eunice Extended Care Hospital. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 10:00 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ville Platte. Rite of Committal will follow in the MB Fontenot Cemetery with Fr. Brian Harrington, celebrant.
A loving father, brother, and grandfather, Rollance will be greatly missed by his son, Robert Chapman and wife Holly of Mamou, daughter Melissa Chapman of Ville Platte, brother Ray Chapman and wife Jackie of Lafayette, and sister Mary Reavill of Ville Platte. Also left behind to cherish his memory is his grandchild, Emma Chapman.
Rollance now rests in Heaven with his parents Essie and Eula Fontenot Chapman.
At the request of the Chapman family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Ville Platte on Sunday, January 25, 2015 from 3:00 PM until 9:00 PM and again on Monday, January 26, 2015 from 8:00 AM until time of service. A rosary will be recited in his honor on Sunday evening at 6:30 PM.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook and/or leave condolences for the family at ardoinfuneralhomes.com.
Ardoin's Funeral Home in Ville Platte is in charge of arrangements.