October 10, 1958 ~ November 14, 2016
Born in: Henderson Co., NC,
Resided in: Monroe, NC
Leonard Capps, born October 10, 1958 in Henderson County, NC passed away Monday, November 14, 2016. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shannon Elingburg Capps in 2014, and his parents, Cephas Leonard Capps and Pauline Taylor Capps. He is survived by his loving family; two sons, Cameron Capps and his wife Jenny, and Grayson Capps. He is also survived by his brothers and sisters; Patty Laughter, and her husband Claude, Tonya Harris, and her husband Cecil, Wayne Taylor, and his wife Alice and Andy Capps, and his wife Carol. Leonard was an employee of Stronghaven, Inc. in Matthews, NC where he served as logistics manager and a member of the Steele Creek Masonic Lodge, #0737 AF & AM, Charlotte. A great father, brother, uncle and friend. Leonard will be sorely missed. His fun loving sense of humor and love of life brought joy to us all. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with Reverend Joy Moss officiating. Burial will follow at New Salem Cemetery in Skyland with Masonic Graveside rites conducted by the Kedron Masonic Lodge #387 AF & AM, in Hendersonville. The family will receive friends for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home and at all other times will be at the Capps family home, 370 Fanning Bridge Road, Fletcher. Memorial donations may be made to Skyland United Methodist Church, 1984 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, N C 28803.