Rachel Delores Elliott Chappell
Rachel Delores Elliott Chappell
  • August 16, 1936 - November 4, 2017
  • Trinity, North Carolina

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Rachel Delores Elliott Chappell, 81, passed away Saturday, November 4, 2017 at her home.
A resident of this area all of her life, Rachel was born on August 16, 1936 in Guilford County, a daughter to the late Forrest and Medric Bennett Elliott. She was a homemaker and a member of Westfield Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Edward Chappell; son, Roy Paul Chappell; sister, Lilly Jones; and brothers Clarence and Howard Elliott.
Surviving are her children, Roger Chappell of the home, Brenda Smith of Thomasville, and Ronda Workman and husband Ricky of Denton; three grandchildren, Philip Hemric of Thomasville, Elizabeth Willett of Denton, and Christi Hulin of Denton; nine great grandchildren, Patrick Hemric, Brittany Hemric, Kylie Hemric, Rebekah Hulin, Jacob Hulin, Reanna Hulin, Joshua Hulin, Maddie Willett, and Lexi Willett; and cousin, Robert Elliott; and sister, Ruby Hooper of High Point.
A graveside service will be held at 2 pm Tuesday, November 7 at Chappell Family Cemetery in Ellerbe with Rev. Gary Reeder officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 pm Monday, November 6 at Thomasville Funeral Home and other times at the home.