submit a death
Barbara Chapman (23) was killed in a car accident near her home
Published: Aug 10, 2006 @ 12:00 AM
Barbara Chapman (23)
May 19, 2006
Cause of Death:
view their profile
Only one day after Duane "Dog" Chapman's daughter died, he and his longtime companion, Beth Smith, tied the knot.
The star of A&E's reality show "Dog the Bounty Hunter" received the blessing of his remaining 10 children to proceed with his leashing ceremony, which took place Saturday, May 20 in Honolulu, Hawaii at sunset, report news sources.
Barbara Katy Chapman, 23, was killed in a car accident near her home of Fairbanks, Alaska on Friday. The entire Chapman clan unanimously voted to celebrate Barbara's life with the planned wedding, which will be featured on the Aug. 8 episode of the show.
For the ceremony, the self-proclaimed world's best bounty hunter sported his trademark pompadour/mullet along with white jeans, a white leather vest and American Indian jewelry to honor the Chirakawa blood on his mother's side of the family. Smith wore an off-white lace gown by Eduardo Lucero. Boris Krutonog, the show's co-executive producer, performed best man duties.
Lucky guests left with dog tag party favors that read, "Dog & Beth. Captured. May 20, 2006."
The couple has been together for 16 years and have two children together, added to his other eight offspring. They planned to honeymoon in Fiji, but may postpone the trip because of Barbara Chapman's death. She is survived by her father, mother Lyssa Greene and son Travis, 4.
"Dog the Bounty Hunter" is in its third season on A&E and has gained a loyal following for its unconventional but charismatic star. The tattooed Chapman is an ex-con who turned a new leaf, embracing his faith and his calling to bring fugitives to justice. He's known for his gruff yet caring nature, often exhibited to those he captures.
In June 2003, Chapman first came to the public eye when he captured Max Factor cosmetics heir Andrew Luster, who was convicted in absentia of poisoning and rape. Mexican authorities wanted Luster handed over to them, denied Chapman and his gang permission to leave the country, declared them fugitives from justice and tried to get them extradited to Mexico for sentencing. The charges were eventually dropped.
'Dog the Bounty Hunter' Weds After Daughter's Death
go back to article archive list
article loaded in 0 ms
Ryan Dame (29) was struck and killed by a car while he was walking on a roadway
An investigation is underway after a pedestrian was hit and killed early Saturday morning (August 22).
James Souza (46) was shot to death and his body was found on train tracks
Vallejo police have released the identity of a man found dead on the train tracks beneath the Sacramento Street bridge last week.
Myriam Dienes (56) died from upper-body trauma
One of the victims in Thursday's double homicide in Carrollwood has been identified.
9/11 'Dust Lady' Marcy Borders (42) died of cancer
After a yearlong battle with stomach cancer, Marcy Borders -- the woman known as the "Dust Lady" from the iconic photo taken of her as she escaped from the Twin Towers on Sept. 11 -- has died, according to Facebook posts by multiple family members.
54 people died when a Trigana Air plane crashed in Asia
The National Police said its Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) team managed to identify 12 out of 54 people on board a Trigana Air plane that crashed in Oksibil, Pegunungan Bintang regency, Papua, on Aug. 16.
Copyright © 2009 MyDeathSpace.com