William T. Capps


William T. Capps

William T. Capps, 48, of Diboll, was born April 24, 1960, in Killeen, Texas. He passed away Monday, May 19, 2008, in Galveston.

William was a self-employed carpenter/welder. He loved to draw and sketch, and enjoyed hunting, fishing and being outdoors.

Survivors include his parents, J. T. and Judy Capps of Diboll; son, Dewayne Capps of Houston; daughter, Theresa Capps of Houston; 2 grandchildren; sisters, Debbie Perkins of Galveston, Janet Hardin of Lufkin and Judy Capps of Florida; brothers, J. T. Capps, Jr. of Huntington, Wendell Capps and Jimmy Capps, both of Diboll; mother, Lillian Renfro of Diboll; aunt and uncle, Carolyn and Aubrey Elliott of Houston; aunts, Nora Havard and Maggie Driskell, both of Lufkin; uncle, Hayden Capps of Huntington; a number of other relatives; and a host of friends.

William was preceded in death by his grandparents, Tom and Jewel Capps.

Graveside services for William will beheld at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 22, 2008, in the Fielder Cemetery, with Bro. Clayton McClendon officiating. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday evening at Gipson Funeral Home.

Gipson Funeral Home; Philip Snead, director