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Clonia Phene 'Grandma' Capps

Monday, January 14, 2008

Mrs. Clonia Phene "Grandma" Capps, 93, Greencastle, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2007, at the Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle.

Born Jan. 21, 1914, in Dawson Springs, Ky., she was the daughter of John and Margaret (Shaw) Spears. She married Elmer Lee Capps in 1929, and he preceded her in death in 1989.

She was a member of Haywood Christian Church, Greencastle.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sons, Junior Ray and Billy Capps, a daughter, Versa Lee Capps, two brothers, Herman and Uston Spears, and a sister, Lonia Finley.

Survivors include her children, Ersia Jane Houser, Veedersburg, Ind., Elvin Lee Capps and companion Kathy Walker, Greencastle, Johnny BeBad Capps and wife Arteva, Reelsville, Robert Wayne Capps and wife Evelyn, Coal City, Venie Ree Sexton, Illinois, Martha Lee Davis and companion Leonard, Tennessee, Judy Ann York and husband Richard, Greencastle, Gilbert Dale Capps and wife Maryann, Greencastle, Anna M. Strauser and husband Ken, Linton, Ruthann Williams, Greencastle, Edward L. Capps and wife Mabele, Cunot, and Raymond J. Capps and wife Cathy, Greencastle, 60 grandchildren and several great- and great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2007, at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home. Burial will be in the North Salem Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-8 p.m., Tuesday.

Condolences for the family may be e-mailed to inhpr@keystonegroup.com.