On Friday, April 24 at 6:50 A.M. Rev Lloyd Raymond Capps entered the gates of heaven. He was born August 15, 1942 in Ashmore, IL to George and Helen (Jones) Capps who proceeded him in death.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jacklyn (Jackie) of fifty-seven years and their four children; Gale Capps and wife Angie of Belle Rive, Lisa DeVore and husband Jerry of Dix, Karen Shafer and husband Doug of Bluford, Ryan Capps and wife Tiffany of Belle Rive. He was blessed with ten grandchildren and two add ons; Jeromie Kemp, Steven Kemp, Josh Capps, Ethan Capps, Cory Capps, Dakota Kemp, Kolton Pool, Lawson Gray, Austin Capps, Layni Capps, Miranda Brummel, Caleb Shafer and ten well cherished great-grandchildren; Gavin, Tyler, Mason, Brooklyn, Anna, Avah, Aaiden, Derek, Rhett and Jovie. He was also blessed with wonderful brothers and sisters who are: Rev John Capps (Linda), Lena Mays (Richard), Joyce Brown (Mike), and Gary Capps (Millie)
He was a mechanic at Continental Tire for twenty-five years and pastored several churches until failing health. He had an infectious smile, he loved Jesus and his family.
A private graveside service was held on Sunday, April 26 at the Belle Rive Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Camp Hope or Camp We Wo Se Je and mailed to Johnston funeral Home, PO Box 66, Ina, IL 62846.
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