Originally created 02/28/05

Mr. Arnold B. Chipman (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday February 25, 2005 at his residence Mr. Arnold Benjamin Chipman, 74, husband of Mrs. Shirley Johnson Chipman. Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday March 1, 2005 at Elliott Sons Funeral Home Lumpkin Road Chapel with the Pastor Michael Freed Officiating. Interment to follow in Bellevue Memorial Park. Mr. Chipman was a native of Chiboygan Michigan and had made Augusta his home for the past thirty nine years. He was a veteran of the Vietnam war retiring from the U.S. Army after twenty years service. Mr. Chipman retired from the Veteran Administration Medical Center Downtown Division in 1992. He was a member of the Fleming Masonic Lodge # 718 AFM, the Alice Warren chapter # 482, O.E.S., and the Lutheran Church of the Ascension. Additional survivors include one son, Carl and his wife Tere Chipman, Fayetteville, N.C.; two grandsons, Carl Bradley Chipman and Jeremy Keith Irby. Mr. Chipman was predeceased by one d aughter, Susan Chipman Irby. Serving as Pallbearers are Tim Steeper, Lance Johnson, Erling Johnson, Bill Prather, Mike Prather, Arnie Johnson. Honorary Pallbearers will be Brad Chipman and Jeremy Irby. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 246 Davis Road Augusta, GA 30907. A visitation with the family will take place 7-9:00 pm this evening Monday February 28, 2005 at the funeral home. Friends may call at the residence or at the funeral home. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle February 28, 2005