Richard M. Chapman, 81, passed away Tuesday (Dec. 17, 2013) in Alexandria. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Gate City Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 8 p.m. in the Gene Falin Memorial Chapel of the funeral home. Military graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Holston View Cemetery in Weber City. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery for the graveside service.