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Gentlev Groce Capps, Cumberland Co., KY (1922-2018)

She was a native of Cumberland County, KY, a member of a highly respected, Cumberland County, KY family. She was the daughter of the late Chester & Hettie Bow Groce and the widow of Roy Edward Capps. She leaves 26 direct living descendants.
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Gentlev Groce Capps, 95, of Smiths Grove, KY, formerly of Burkesville, KY passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018 at her home.

Funeral service will be Friday, June 08, 2018 at 1pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Perkins Cemetery. Family requests visitation after 1pmCT, on Wednesday, June 7, 2018, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Gentlev Groce Capps, Cumberland Co., KY (1922-2018)

Gentlev was born on June 23, 1922 in Cumberland County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Chester & Hettie Bow Groce. She died Monday, June 4, 2018, in Smiths Grove, Warren County, KY, at the age of 95 years, 11 months, and 12 days.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Roy Edward Capps, her stepfather, Cord Groce, two brothers, Cecil and Travis, and several aunts and uncles

Survivors include:
  • One son: Roy Lonnie Capps and his wife Tina of Smiths Grove, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Kevin and Kim Leonard, Jason and Sabrina Leonard, and Colin and Carrie Leonard all of Smiths Grove, KY; and Chrissy and Stephen Hogan of Bowling Green, KY

  • Nineteen great grandchildren

  • Two great great grandchildren

  • and a host of other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Gentlev Groce Capps

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

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Gentlev Groce Capps, Cumberland Co., KY (1922-2018)

2018-06-05 - 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

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