The funeral for Billy Wayne Chappel, 63, Dawson Springs, was Wednesday afternoon at Beshear Funeral Home.

The Rev. Randall Rogers officiated. Burial followed at Rosedale Cemetery.

He died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Hospice of Southern Kentucky in Bowling Green.

He was born on April 19, 1956, in Madisonville to the late Bobby Chappel Jr. and Betty Rose Davis Chappel.

He was an underground coal miner, a member of First Baptist Church in Dawson Springs and a 1974 graduate of Dawson Springs High School.

Survivors include his daughter, J.J. Myers, Bowling Green; two sons, Todd Chappel, Nashville, and Erik Chappel, Bowling Green; a sister, Teresa Chappel, Dawson Springs; and two grandsons.