Marvin Chapman stands before wife's gravestone

May 4, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CDT
Marvin Chapman stands in front of his wife's gravestone April 21 at Memorial Cemetery in Columbia. After his wife, Sandra Chapman, died a little more than eight years ago, Chapman fell into a severe slump. "What happened to her was a total shock," he said. "I loved her a lot, and I really hated to see her pass away like that. I thought we were going to have quite a few more years together."

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