Ellean Caplinger Obituary:
Funeral Date: 7/19/2006
Ellean Caplinger, age 87, of Laurel, MS., (formerly of Warren, AR.) died Sunday July 16 at Comfort Care in Laurel, MS. Born September 2, 1918 in Oakman, AL. a daughter of the late Harvey Columbus Brown and Nettie Jackson Brown she was a homemaker, member Calvary Baptist Church and the widow of Roy Thompson Caplinger who died April 14, 2003. They were united in marriage February 19, 1938. Also, preceding her in death were daughters Bonnie Carol Caplinger, Virginia Dail Temple; a brother Hewell Brown; sisters Mary Edna McGhee, Maxon Johnson. Survivors are 1 granddaughter Sharon Burks and spouse Carl David of Laurel, MS. 2 great-grandchildren David Nicholas Burks and Heather Marie Burks both of Hattiesburg, MS. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Wednesday July 19, Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Greg Stanley officiating. Janice Sullivan was organist and soloist were Gwen Thornton and Nicole Williams. Burial was in Adams-Singer Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home of Warren. Active pallbearers were Bob Williams, Joe Williams, Tommy McLemore, James Kitchens and Marlin Raines. Honorary pallbearers were Allen Temple, Vance Sipes, Dr. Kerry Pennington, Janie Fritts and Calvary Baptist Church members.