Reverend John Capps

Reverend John Wayne Capps

Friday, May 16th, 1941 - Sunday, July 19th, 2020
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Reverend John Wayne Capps passed away Sunday, July 19, 2020 at his home in Maynardville, Tennessee at the age of 79. He was a faithful member of Hines Creek Baptist Church and enjoyed working in the food pantry there. John was a 50-year Mason, past-Master and Secretary for 29 years at Corryton Masonic Lodge 321.

John is survived by his devoted wife of sixty precious years, Helen Mae (Pierce) Capps; daughter and son-in-law, Sheila and William F. “Bill” Slaughter, son and daughter-in-law, Randall and Julie (Eldridge) Capps; grandchildren, William Samuel “Sam” Slaughter, John Andrew Capps, Cathleen Conover Capps, and Davis Michael Capps. The family wish to express a special thank you to SunCrest Home Health & Hospice and his nurse, Jennifer.

Due to Covid-19 there will be a call at your convenience held at Trinity Funeral Home, Maynardville on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 from 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to Hines Creek Baptist Church, 892 Hines Creek Road, Maynardville, Tennessee 37807. Trinity Funeral Home, LLC, Maynardville has the honor to serve the family of John Capps. 865-992-5002
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    Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020 | 12:00pm - 7:00pm
    Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020 12:00pm - 7:00pm
    Trinity Funeral Home, LLC
    228 Main St.
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Tammy Cox-Keck

Posted at 06:27pm
Prayers for the family. Helen we will keep you in our thoughts and prayers, we love you. Fran Rouse Cox and Tammy Cox-Keck


Posted at 01:35pm
Prayers for the family
Rev. Joe McCoy

Wess Sharp

Posted at 04:32pm
Wess and Laura Sharp

Praying for you and your family Randall.

Bill and Dorothy Snyder

Posted at 03:24pm
Helen, Randy, Shelia and family. Sorry to hear about John. He was a class person. We all think we are prepared for the end , but in reality are never ready. Stay safe. Prayers to you. God speed John. Bill and Dorothy Snyder, Sevierville, Tn.

Sarah K Brady

Posted at 11:22am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. John was a Great Man and highly respected by all who knew him. Much Love and Many Prayers for Helen, Randy, Sheila and family. Ruth, Kathy & Meredith Wallace & family.

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