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Roy Fred Capps, Sr., Cumberland County, KY (1925-2012)

He was the patriarch of a distinguished Cumberland County, KY family. He leaves five direct living descendants. He was a former employee of Sorenson in Glasgow, KY
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Roy Fred Capps, Sr. age 87 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Cumberland County Hospital, Burkesville, KY .

Funeral services will be Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 1pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St. Burkesville, KY with Bro. Raymond Castillo and Bro. David Eldridge officiating. Burial willl be in the Burkesville Cemetery, N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY. Family requests visitation 5pm-9pmCT, Friday, November 09, 2012 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY.

Roy Fred Capps, Sr., Cumberland County, KY (1925-2012)

He was born on January 16, 1925 in Cumberland County, KY. He was the son of the late William T. and Cora Arms Capps. He died Wednesday, November 7, 2012, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY at the age of 87 years, 9 months, and 22 days.

He was a former employee of Sorenson in Glasgow, KY.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one son, R. Fred Capps, three sisters, Jewell Cash, Allyne Stidham, and Pauline Ballard, and two brothers, Cecil Capps, and Loyd Capps

Survivors include:
  • His wife: Delcie Wright Capps of Burkesville, KY

  • One son: Rick Capps and his wife Kimberly of Burkesville, KY

  • Daughter in law: Catherine Capps of Burkesville, KY

  • Sister: Robbie Capps Scott of Burkesville, KY

  • Brothers: Horace Capps of Burkesville, KY and Van Capps and his wife Arlene of New Mexico

  • Sister in law- Marie Capps of Burkesville, KY

  • Four Grandchildren- Sarah Capps Hayes and her husband Dustin Hayes of Bowling Green, KY, Elizabeth Capps Stice and her husband Jonathan Stice of Bowling Green, KY, John Capps of Burkesville, KY and his fiance Jessica Garmon, and Lydia Capps of Lexington, KY and her fiance Adam Terry

  • Several nieces, nephews

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Send a condolence to the family of Roy Fred Capps, Sr.

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St. Burkesville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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Roy Fred Capps, Sr., Cumberland County, KY (1925-2012)

2012-11-08 - 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Roy Fred Capps, Sr., Cumberland County, KY (1925-2012)

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