Obituary: Brownie Bowers Capps

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Brownie Bowers Capps, 86, of Cornersville, died Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Marshall Medical Center.

She was a native of Marshall County, the daughter of the late Sam Bo and Bettie Lou Harmond Bowers. She retired from Genesco and was a member of the Cornersville United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, Ms. Capps was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Bowers Tilford, and an infant son, Steven Gail Ketchum.

She is survived by one daughter, Bobby (Billy) Roberts of Lewisburg; a son, Freddie (Barbara) Capps of Cornersville; and one sister, Melvis Bowers Burrow of Cornersville. Four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren also survive.

Graveside services were conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, May 23, at Short Cemetery with burial to follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cornersville United Methodist Church.

Cornersville Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.