Gordon Edward Caple Sr.Alexander, AR, 1938 - 2019 0comment
Gordon "Pete" Caple Sr., 80, of Alexander, was born in Little Rock, Ark. on February 19, 1938, and died on February 26, 2019. He graduated in 1957 from Citrus Union High School in Azusa-Glendora, Calif.
Survived by Frank and Marilyn Caple of Hot Springs Village and father to five living children, Cheryl Charming, New Orleans, La.; Carolyn Caple Moor, Orlando, Fla.; Charlie Caple Weaver, Camden, Ark.; Pete Caple Jr., Cabot, Ark. and Amber Caple Leclerc, Little Rock, Ark. and seven grandchildren.
Pete is remembered for his contagious smile, laughter and love of cars. A master auto mechanic his entire career, he loved a good deal, an auction and could repair anything. Back in the day, he played college football and for fun was a country dance instructor at Electric Cowboy. His best gift was his good heartedness, honesty and kindness to others, as well as, animals. His legacy will be continued in those who knew and loved him. His presence will be missed.
We honor him and welcome visitors to his Life Celebration and Memorial at Ashby Funeral and Memorial Chapel, 108 W. Narroway St., Benton, Ark. 72015, Saturday, March 23, 2019, between 11 a.m.-12 noon. Private family reunion luncheon off site afterwards. On-line guestbook at www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.
Published March 15, 2019
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Ashby Funeral Home
108 West Narroway, Benton, AR