John Richard Capps, 76, of Temple Hill, went to be with his heavenly father on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017.
He was born in Barren County, the son of the late Carson and Pearl Hale Capps. He was a member of Temple Hill Baptist Church, veteran of the U.S. Army serving in South Korea and retired from the Barren County School System after 29 years of service as custodian and bus driver for Temple Hill School.
He is survived by two sisters, Shelby Louise Birge, of Temple Hill and Judy Pedigo, of Westmoreland, Tenn.; 10 nieces and nephews, Marcus Birge (Vickie), Marla Irwin (David), Sharon Mayhugh (Kevin), Vickie Korte (Brad), Amy Bartlett (Kevin), Randy Pedigo (Jill), Ronnie Pedigo (JoAnn), Richie Pedigo (Carmen), Chandra Maxwell (Brian) and Carretta Freeman (Sam); 20 great-nieces and nephews; and eight great-great-nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery. Military honors provided by DAV Chapter No. 20. Visitation will be 4 p.m. on Wednesday and after 8 a.m. until time for services on Thursday at the funeral home.
Published on August 29, 2017