Alice Capell

Alice McGinnis Capell


Alice McGinnis Capell, 86, died August 20, 2013 at her home in Sumter, SC. She was the youngest and last surving child of eleven born to James Witherspoon McGinnis and Leanna Johnson McGinnis of Hazlehurst, Mississippi. Mrs. Capell graduated from Copiah Lincoln College in Wesson, MS before marrying the late Ernest C. Capell, of Greenville, who pre-ceeded her in death in 1995. A long-time resident of Greenville, she attended St. Matthews United Methodist Church and was very active in the Greenville spiritual community and in local family support groups.

She is survived by two sons, Dr. Carey M. Capell of Sumter, and Alan Ross Capell, of Greer; a daughter Cydney L. Capell of Dallas, TX; three grandchildren, Eric D. Capell of Rock Hill, Lauren E. Capell and Colin G. Capell of Sumter; two daughters-in-law: Becky Capell and Joan McMahan.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 11:00 am in the chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home, with interment to follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held prior to service from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Woodlawn Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a .

Funeral Home

Woodlawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park
1 Pine Knoll Drive Greenville, SC 29609
(864) 244-0978

Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 22, 2013