He was born in Kingsport on November 17th, 1961 and lived in Kingsport all of his life. Ronnie worked at J.P. Stevens until they closed, then at AFG and most recently he worked for Kingsport City Schools. He loved to hunt and fish.
He was preceded in death by his dad, John Wayne Chapman in March of 2017.
Ronnie is survived by his mother, Harriet Chapman; sister, Teresa Harkleroad; brother, Mark Chapman; niece, Kristin Harkleroad; nephew, Jacob Harkleroad; great-nephew, Raylan; and great-niece, Graycen and several special friends.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 12-2:00 pm at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm with Rev. Jerry Catledge officiating.
Burial will follow in East Lawn Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be family and friends.