Judy Capps

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Judith Ann (Judy) Capps, age 79, Joplin, Mo., passed away on Saturday, July 21, 2018, at her home. She was born May 1, 1939. She was the daughter of Charles Herbert (Herb) Pyle and Evelyn Rebecca (Fuller) Pyle.

Judy married Benjamin “Frosty” Harrison Capps Jr. in June 1958, and he preceded her in death Dec. 14, 2016.

Judy grew up in Nevada and was a 1957 graduate of Nevada High School.

Judy and Frosty lived in and around Nevada until 1970, when the family moved to Joplin. She was a member of the Christ Community United Methodist Church in Joplin.

Survivors include two daughters, Lisa Woods (Mike), Pittsburg, Kan., and Tracy Dodson (Wes), Joplin; grandchildren, Rebecca Moss (Sterling), Joplin, Elizabeth Henry (Jeremy), Sulphur Springs, Ark., Ben Dodson (Janae) Clinton, Mo., Hannah Andrews (Jacob) Carthage, Mo., Sarah Dodson, Joplin, Mo., Natalie McCloskey, Pittsburg, Kan., and Andrea McCloskey, Pittsburg, Kan.; and four great-grandchildren, Aiden Dodson, Asher Dodson, Kensley Henry and Ryan Moss.

Private burial services will be held later at the Heavisides Cemetery.