Obituary for Jerry Parker Capps

Obituary for Jerry Parker Capps

Jerry Parker Capps, age 73 of Pulaski passed away Wednesday morning May 12, 2021 at the Lewis-Gale Hospital-Pulaski. Born October 16, 1947 in Louisville, Kentucky he was the son of the late Virgil Paul Capps & Eloise Meredith Capps. His grandson, Kevin Gibson also preceded him in death. Jerry was a veteran of the United States Army and a supervisor with New River Valley Community Services where he retired with 23 years of service.

He is survived by his


Donna Sizemore Capps – South Carolina


Virgil Paul Capps II – Pulaski

Gregory “Greg” Samuel Capps – Pulaski

Jennifer Ann (Wayne Hoback) Gibson – Pulaski

Scott (Ruth) Racz – Alabama

Patricia (Daniel) Johnson – Pulaski

Twins Barbara (Alan) Aulabaugh – Pulaski and Brenda (Dusty) Capps – Fairlawn

Grandchildren – Gregory S. (Caitlin) Capps, Jr., Patricia Gibson, Eddie Gibson, Jr., Heather Capps, Megan Capps, Allison Capps, Brittany Croteau, Alexander P. Capps, Christopher Racz, Jonathan Racz, Madison Aulabaugh, Hailey Capps, Hunter Johnson, Maxwell Racz and Chase Johnson

Great Grandchildren – Onna, Aubrea, Migual, Alicia and Axton

Sisters – Linda Cook – Radford, Paula (Bob) Currie – Christiansburg

Niece – Leanna Harris

Nephew – Parker Currie

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Monday, May 17, 2021 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Chaplain Robbie Vance officiating. Interment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Monday at the Funeral Home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.