Eva Cleo Caples

Eva Cleo Caples

Lyon, MS

Eva Cleo Caples, 88, a homemaker and retired from Gator Mills, died May 16, 2017 at Bolivar Medical Center. Visitation is Saturday May 20, 2017, 1:00 - 2:00 P.M. at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS. Funeral services are 2:00 P.M. Saturday at Meredith-Nowell Chapel in Clarksdale, MS with burial in the Memorial Gardens. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.

Mrs. Caples was a member of Grace Baptist Church. She enjoyed ceramics, sewing, gardening and cooking.

Survivors include sons Mike Williamson (Mary) of Sherard, MS, Doug Williamson of Lyon, MS and Spencer Williamson of Clarksdale, MS; daughter Liz Simmons (Jessie) of Winterhaven, FL; brothers Doyle Funderburk of Bobo, MS and Clem Funderburk of Bartlett, TN; sisters Linda Waldrup of Ruleville, MS, Betty Ann Brooks of Crestview, FL and Cleta Mae Harris of Niceville, FL; 7 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband Jerry Caples; parents Cletus and Effie Rodgers Funderburk; 4 brothers; 4 sisters and grandsons Eddie and Allen Lightsey.