Elizabeth C (Chapman ) Trask

Born: Thu., Oct. 2, 1941
Died: Tue., Nov. 15, 2016


12:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Nov. 18, 2016
Location: Sunset Chapel of Remembrance

Family Receiving Friends

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Nov. 18, 2016
Location: Sunset Chapel of Remembrance

Celebration of Life

12:00 PM Sat., Nov. 19, 2016
Location: Africa Missionary Baptist Church


1:00 PM Sat., Nov. 19, 2016
Location: Chapman Family Cemetery

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

Music by The Piano Brothers

Mrs. Elizabeth C. Trask, was born October 02, 1941, in Talladega, AL,  to the parentage  of the Late Jenkins and Lillian Chapman. 

At an early age, she accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior with the Africa Baptist Church. Graduated from the R.R. Moton School, Sycamore, AL.  

In her young adult life, she moved to Chicago, IL., where she met and was united in Holy Matrimony to her Late husband, Richard Trask Sr., and to this union two children were born.

She returned to Alabama in 1972 and settled her family in Talladega, AL in the community fondly known as Mardisville.  She reunited with the Africa Baptist Church, where she served faithfully in the Senior Choir, and her love of ministry with singing, until her health began to slowly digress. She was preceeded in  death by her parents; husband, Richard Trask Sr.; sister, Carrie L. Hunley; brothers, Jenkins Chapman Jr. and  Willie H. Chapman.

November 15, 2016 Elizabeth surrendered the mortal for the immortal, at her daughters residence in Gardendale, AL.  

She leaves to cherish her memories, her son, Richard Trask Jr, Alpine, AL; daughter, Dr. Jacqueline Trask, Gardendale, AL; four grandchildren, Richard Trask III; Ryan E. Trask; John G. Trask, all of Opelika, AL.; granddaughter, Kenni E. Williams, Gardendale, AL.; four brothers, Charlie (Vera) Chapman, Oxford, AL.; Julius (Shirley) Chapman, Chicago, IL.; George Chapman and Jerome (Mary Ann) Chapman, all of Talladega, AL.; brothers-in-law, Edmond Doucette, Baton Rouge, LA; Terrell (ValerieNarcisseSavannah, GA.; sisters-in-law,  Cornelia Chapman, Chicago, IL; Overseer  Mary TraskPastor Cornelia Trask, both of New Orleans, LA;   Helen Trask, Baton Rouge, LA; an Aunt Annie McGhee, Atlanta, GA.  A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

Charitable donations may be made in Elizabeth's memory to the following organization:

American Stroke Association
20 Speen St., Framingham, MA. 01701
Tel: 800 662 1701

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

American Stroke Association
   Posted Fri November 18, 2016
May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family today and always.

Image: Arvind Balaraman / FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Copyright © 2018 Sunset Memorial Chapel, Inc. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |