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Mark Allen Cape, 49, Cookeville, TN (1967-2017)

Mark had accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior and was a self-employed truck driver. He was a native of Cooke County, IL and a resident of Putnam County, TN, at the time of his death there. He will be buried in his ancestral Adair County, KY. He leaves two direct living descendants.
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Mark Allen Cape, 49, of Cookeville, TN, died suddenly, Monday, July 31 2017 at his home.

Funeral service will be Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 11amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Burial will be in Burchett Cemetery in Cundiff, KY. Visitation will be after 10amCT, Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the funeral home.

Mark Allen Cape, 49, Cookeville, TN (1967-2017)

He was born September 17, 1967, in Chicago, Cooke County, IL. He was the son of the late Allen L. Cape, and Patricia Scott Cape, who survives. He died Monday, July 31, 2017, in Cookeville, Putnam County, TN, at the age of 49 years, 10 months, and 14 days.

He was preceded in death by his father, Allen L. Cape. Mark had accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior and was a self-employed truck driver.

Survivors include:

His mother: Patricia Scott Cape of Cookeville, Tennessee

One son and one daughter: Matthew and Ashley

Two brothers: Rick Cape of Louisville, Kentucky, Craig Cape of Cookeville, Tennessee

Special family members: Don and Bessie Cape, Carol Sanders, Faye Wreet and Allen Cape

Send condolences to the family of Mark Allen Cape

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, is in charge of arrangements

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