Walter James Chatman Sr. was born on June 30, 1954 in Albany, Georgia to his beloved mother, Rosa Kelson and his father Almond (Mason) Wallace.
He transitioned this life on August 22, 2018 at the Willson Hospice House. He was preceeded in death by his parents, his beautiful wife, Dorothy Washington Chatman, his daughter Lashonda Chatman, three brothers, Albert, Bobby, and Jimmy, three sisters, Joanna, Christine, and Yvonne and his grandmother, Rosie Chatman.
Walter was a very cool man but was very serious. He loved fishing playing cards, and talking plenty of trash. He was a brick mason by trade.
He leaves to cherish his memories, his kids, Tashekia Chatman, Walter Chatman, Toccara Chatman, Katina Love, Vontrech (C.J.) Jones and Quiana Gadson, sixteen grandchildren, four great grandchildren, one brother Tommie (Roslind) Chatman, three sisters, Betty, Delores, and Patricia Wallace, in-laws, Hilda, Tracey, Glenda, Maryann, Angie, Shirley, Gisele, Verdell, Wayne, Kenny, and James, a host of nieces, nephews and his best friend for life, Mack Washington.