Minnie Lee Capers was born to Nehemiah Miller and Carrie Lee Young on November 7, 1943, in Robinsonville, MS. Minnie met the man of her dreams, Emerson. G. Capers, Sr. in 1964. They were married ed for 37 years until his death in 2001. To this union they were blessed with four children: Emerson G. Capers, Jr., Allison, Vanessa, and Adrienne. Emerson, Sr. was blessed with a job at Boeing and moved the family to Everett, WA, in 1967. Minnie worked at Frontier formerly Verizon, formerly GTE for 25 years until she retired. Minnie was preceded in death by her parents, Nehemiah and Carrie Miller, her husband, Emerson G. Capers, Sr., her daughter, Adrienne Capers, her brothers, Nehemiah, Jr. and Robert, and nephew, Nehemiah Aaron. Minnie leaves behind her son, Emerson, Jr., daughters, Allison and Vanessa, grandchildren, Katelyn, D’Marcus, Brieanna, Kevin, Sydney, great grandchildren, Layla, Azaria Madison, Kayden and Elijah; her siblings, Joash (Irma), James (Laura), Jonathan (Laura), Melvin (Debbie), Marion Coleman, and Linda (Antonio) Williams and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and good family friends.

3 Responses

  1. During this difficult time, find comfort and strength from family and friends but especially God. Take comfort in God’s promise to wipe all tears from our eyes and death to be no more. Revelation 21: 3, 4

  2. Sending prayers to the Capers family. So sorry for your loss, so many memories to help us to pull together. Tears of joy of all the laughter wisdom and long conversation we shared. Thanks God for allowing her to come into my life!!! Lots of hugs to the siblings. Joy do come! Love to Capers family and praying also for Second Baptist Church family. Miriam Thomas!! Rest my dear friend!!

  3. I have heard many stories about Minnie from her lovely daughter Allison. I felt like I knew her, I only met her once I believe. I am so sorry for your loss, may all the fond memories stick with you forever. Lots of prayers and love.

    Brenda Hawkesworth

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