Dorothy Lillian Kaptis

White Sulphur Springs-Dorothy Lillian Kaptis, 88, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, at the Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, Fairlea, of a short illness.

Dorothy was born Aug. 26, 1931, in Earlehurst, VA, and later moved to Big Ridge to live. She was the daughter of Bernard and Mary Dickson.

Dorothy was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, White Sulphur Springs, for many years. She was a homemaker; she was an avid Bingo player for many years and she loved gardening. Her cat “Puddin” was of great comfort to her.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Charles Kaptis; sister, Elizabeth (Libby Bradley); brothers, Marlan Dickson, Paul Dickson, James Dickson, and William (Bill) Dickson; and grandsons, Brent Clinebell and John Kaptis.

She is survived by three sons, Paul Kaptis (wife, Sandy) of Port Charlotte, FL, Steve Kaptis of Hot Springs, VA, Jimmy Kaptis (wife, Lorie) of Caldwell; and daughters, Margaret White (Bobby) of White Sulphur Springs, and Joyce (Roy) Clinebell of Sterling, VA; grandchildren, Dimitrois Kaptis, FL, Christopher White, of White Sulphur Springs, Jennifer White-Bisek (Phillip) of Keysville, VA, Charles  Kaptis (wife Erica) of White Sulphur Springs, and Chelsea Brownfield of North Carolina; and 14 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends were received one hour prior to the funeral services Monday, Feb. 17 at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs. Interment was in Hylton Cemetery at Earlehurst, VA.

Pallbearers were Phillip White-Bisek, Christopher White, Bobby R. White, Charles Kaptis, and Roy Clinebell.

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