Roy Lee Chapman age 100 of Greeneville passed away Wednesday evening February 8, 2023 at Signature Health Care. He was a WWII Navy veteran and retired as a livestock inspector for the state of Tennessee. He was a businessman, a lifelong farmer, and a great example for the family to be hardworking and driven to be successful. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Linda and Don McNeese, grandchildren Laura Wilcox McNeese and Mike, Clinton Wilcox and his children Kayla, Luke, and Lyla Wilcox, Angela Dickerson and her children Brandon Gregg, Josh Gregg, Matthew Dickerson, several great great grandchildren, 2 brothers Mike Chapman and Bill Chapman, many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife of 70yrs Ruth Francis Chapman, son Larry Chapman, daughter Patricia Chapman, grandson Jeff Chapman, brothers and sisters CW "Buddy" Chapman, Freida Woods, Louise Oliver, Willie Jo Montogomery, Shirley McCracken, Carolyn Sekeller, Jean Harr, Ronnie Chapman, Evie Chapman, Patsy Mink, Edna Krautsh. The family will receive friends from 2-4pm Saturday February 11, 2023 at Jeffers Funeral Chapel at Afton. The memorial service will follow at 4pm Saturday in the chapel with Rev. Kevin Wisecarver officiating. He will be laid to rest beside his wife in Graceland Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice in Mr. Chapmans memory.