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Woman dies in accident after planning husband's funeral


Family members told News Leader 9 a Seale, AL woman had just been planning her husband's funeral before she was killed in a car accident Wednesday afternoon in Phenix City.

The victim's sister said 71-year-old old Felicia Chapman was leaving the funeral home when her van was t-boned by a pickup truck on Highway 431 North and Price Road around noon Wednesday.

She was later pronounced dead at the Medical Center in Columbus, GA.

Her sister also told News Leader 9 there was a passenger in the van and says she is in the hospital for her injuries.

Chapman's husband, 70-year-old Marion Chapman died Tuesday afternoon.

Visitation for the couple will be Thursday night at Striffler-Hamby mortuary from 6 to 8 p.m. and funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m.

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