E.G. Capps

  • Born: June 21, 1919
  • Died: April 24, 2017
  • Location: Greenville, Kentucky

Tucker Funeral Home

113 North Third Street
Central City, KY 42330

Tel. 270.754.1551

Tribute & Message From The Family

GREENVILLE - E.G. Capps, 97, of Greenville, died Monday, April 24, 2017, at 10:10AM at his home. Mr. Capps was born June 21, 1919, in Muhlenberg County. He was a coal miner and member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. He was also a U.S. Army veteran serving during World War II. He was preceded in death by his son, Ronald Earl Capps; daughter Gynell Capps Vincent; grandsons Jeff Smith and Troy Capps; great-grandson Ryan Capps; and 14 brothers and sisters.

He is survived by his son, Anthony (Glenda) Capps of Central City; daughters Marquinta (Clifford) Stewart of Louisville, Eileen (Mike) Neal of Central City, and Sherri (Eddie) Bryant of Central City; grandchildren Bryan (Sherry) Capps, Robin( Ken) Hoefflin, Beth (Mike) Carney, Steve Stewart, Jill Stewart, Brandon Smith, Shane Capps, Sherra (Brent) Coulter, Brad (Rebecca) Vincent, Heather (David) Garrett, Nathan (Stephanie) Bryant, and Haley (Seth) Ray; great-grandchildren Micaiah, Dalton, Jason, Jacob, Sydney, Kaitlyn, Dylan, Ethan, Lauren, Mya, Rikki Lynn, Payton, Levi, Brennen, Taylor, Chloe, Colin, Madelynn, Ella, and Lexie; and sister Betty Pannell of Ohio County.

Funeral services will be Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Bro. Leroy Rearden officiating. Burial in New Harmony Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Prayers for the family, I remember camping at the Livermore RV park next to him, very nice man.

Posted by Mark Heath - fankfort, KY   May 01, 2017

Dear Friends, we are so sorry and we will say prayers that you all can see thru this sad time. We love you ALL much!

Posted by Hubert & Jeanette Green - Bremen, KY - Friend   April 26, 2017


To the Capps Family,
I am so very sorry to hear of E.G.'s passing. I know you hold so many cherished memories close to your heart and pray that will be of some comfort in your sorrow. Prayers to you all as you journey through these days ahead and may God bless you all with peace.


Posted by darlene sallee robinson - Henderson, KY   April 26, 2017