|Willie Sargent Chapman, Jr.|
World War I
My grandfather, Willie Sargent "Bill" Chapman, in his World War I uniform. He was born 16 December 1892 near Mt. Pleasant, Texas to Willie Sargent and Mary Charlotte "Maggie" (Cawthon) Chapman. He moved to Red River County Texas in 1910 where he spent most of his life. He married Bertha Brown, daughter of Toy M. and Henrietta Elizabeth "Bessie" (Kelley) Brown on 28 September 1920 in Clarksville, Texas. He married Mrs. Irene Raney on 8 December 1974 in Dekalb, Texas. He died on 25 June 1987.