Bileigh Jo McAfee-Chapman, 29, of Garnett, Kansas, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at St. Luke’s Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, Ottawa. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bileigh Jo McAfee-Chapman Memorial Fund and sent in c/o the Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, 325 S. Hickory, P.O. Box 14, Ottawa, KS 66067.
She was born July 25, 1989 in Portsmouth, Ohio, the daughter of Lonnie McAfee and Brenda (McCormick) McAfee. She was a near lifelong Garnett resident graduating from Anderson County High School with the class of 2009. She graduated from the Kansas School for the Blind in 2010.
Bileigh Jo was a member of the Trinity Baptist church, Garnett. She was also a member of the National Hydrocephalus Association and the Dandy Walker Malformation Association.
Bileigh was a wonderful soul. She cared for everyone and everything that she came in contact with. She was very outgoing, always excited to make strangers into a new friends. Her positive outlook was infectious and her smile would brighten any day. Bileigh Jo will be deeply missed.
On July 7, 2018, Bileigh Jo was united in marriage to Travis Chapman in Garnett, Kansas. It was one of the happiest days of Bileigh Jo’s life. She made a beautiful bride and they were an even more beautiful couple.
Bileigh Jo is also survived by her parents; brother, David McAfee, Garnett; maternal grandparents, Cecil and Laura McCormick; paternal grandparents, Jerry and Carol McAfee, Garnett; and several uncles and aunts.