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Harley Duane Capps
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1923
Thalia
Foard County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 2007
Wichita Falls
Wichita County
Texas, USA

Harley Duane Capps, 84, of Vernon, Texas died Saturday, December 22, 2007 in Wichita Falls. Mr. Capps was born June 19, 1923 in Thalia, Texas, son of Harley and Maggie Self Capps. He married Edna Ruth Streit on September 7, 1947. He was a graduate of Crowell High School and attended Abilene Christian University and Texas Tech University where he played football and was a member of the track team. He was a member of the Greenbelt Ham Radio Club, Paint Horse Association, and he helped organize the Wilbarger County 4-H Horse Club. During his retirement he enjoyed working his cattle, raising horses, fishing and the McDonald's Coffee Club. He served in the US Air Force during World War II. He was a grandson of Foard County Pioneers, the Self family and the Pigg family. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Capps of the home; one daughter, Harletta Carthel of Gruver, Texas; one son, Marshall Capps of Vernon; four grandsons, Justin and Kade Carthel, Samuel and John Capps; two granddaughters, Kiki Carthel Brabham and Rachel Capps and one great granddaughter, Harley Brabham. He was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Karen Capps. 
 
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 Parents:
  E. Harley Capps (1899 - 1945)
  Maggie Hazel Capps (1897 - 1986)
 
Burial:
Wilbarger Memorial Park
Vernon
Wilbarger County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: mollye hatfield
Record added: Dec 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82349620
Harley Duane Capps
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Harley Duane Capps
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Harley Duane Capps
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- Jake Wisdom family
 Added: Dec. 30, 2012
 
 
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