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Emmett E. Caples (12-23-19) service 12-29-19

Emmett E. Caples was born Nov. 29, 1928, in Drew, Mississippi.
He passed away at his home in Counce on Monday, Dec. 23, at the age of 91 years old.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria Caples.
Survived by his wife, Syble M. Caples; six children, Dana Brock, Brenda Blackwelder, Sherry Baker, Pam Pierski, Lisa Caples; one son, David Caples; two sisters, Maxine Manely and Barbara Sowell; two brothers, Dennis Caples and Jimmy Richard Caples; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and three stepdaughters.
Services were held on Dec. 29, at 3 p.m., at New Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, the church where Emmett and Syble were married in 2006. Pastors Paul Childers and Vicki Landrum officiated. Burial was in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Collierville, Tennessee.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to New Chapel Building Fund or the S.O.S. Fund at Pickwick United Methodist Church.
You may leave online condolences at www.ludlamfuneralhome.com. Ludlam Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.