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BeBe Jean Capps, 83, Burkesville, KY (1936-2019)

Ms. BeBe Jean (Sharp) Capps of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky. She was 83 years old.

The funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at 10amCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main St, Burkesville, KY. Burial will be in the Christian Chapel Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky.

The family will receive friends after 9amCT on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, until the funeral hour on Wednesday at Norris-New Funeral Home.

She was born in the Littrell Community of Cumberland County, Kentucky on Saturday, April 4, 1936, the daughter of A. O. and Lula (Jones) Sharp.

She was a member of the Poplar Grove Church of Christ and a Seamstress for Bob Evans Manufacturing.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Jimmie Glen Capps, former husband, Earl Capps, brothers, Arnold Sharp, Randolph Sharp, Paul Jackson Sharp, sisters, Sybil Key, Amy Spears, Alma Short, Nina Skipworth, Mae Williams, and Ruth Helen Walker.

She is survived by her children, Phillip Earl (and Madie) Capps of Burkesville, Kentucky, Phyllis Diane (and Joe ) Bone of Bowling Green, Kentucky, David E. (and Tammy) Capps of Celina, Tennessee, and Mark Anthony Capps of Bowling Green, Kentucky, grandchildren, Angela Lawrence, Jonathan (and Heather) Capps, Josh Rich, Cherokee Capps, Kelly (and Justin) Walters, Kyle Capps, and Aidan Capps, special friends, sister-in-law, Evelyn Sharp, and sons-in-law, Jimmy Lawrence and Don Rich.

Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of all funeral arrangements. Online condolences at

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BeBe Jean Capps, 83, Burkesville, KY (1936-2019)

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