Barney Capps, 83, a resident of Union Springs, passed away Sunday, September 27, 2020. A private graveside service (due to Covid-19) was held Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at Perpetual Care Cemetery with Rev. Curtis Rich and Rev. Gene Bridgman officiating and Gray Funeral Home directing.
Barney retired from the United States Navy after 20 years of service and worked in the meat department as a butcher at the Big Bear for many years.
He was loved by many, especially his wife of 53 years. He is survived by his wife, Dianne Capps; two sons, Paul Capps (Shannon) and James Capps (Catie); two granddaughters, Caroline Capps and Catie Capps; two sisters, Sarah Fox and Sue Wittrock; two brothers, Larry Capps (Sharon) and Kenneth Capps (Dianne).
Pallbearers were Jerry Mooreland, Murry Hinson, Jacob Hinson, Robert Tompkins, Paul Hutchinson, and Rick Leming. Memorials may be made to the church of one's choice.