Ray E. Caupp
Ray E. Caupp, 79, of Greenville , passed away early Thursday morning,
April 7, 2011 at his residence.
He was born September 17, 1931 in Jackson Township , Darke County , son
of the late Everett S. and Ethel Marie (Cash) Caupp.. In addition to
his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Faye Straley.
Ray was a veteran of the US Army having served during the Korean
Conflict. He had farmed for approximately 30 years on Raper Nelson’s
old farm near Coletown. He had worked for the former Nestles in
Greenville , was a bus driver for the Greenville City School District,
was a mechanic for Moody's Auto Sales & Lorton's Service Station,
and for the last twenty years owned and operated his own auto repair
He was a member of the American Legion and Eagles both in Union City .
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Barbara J. (Montoney) Caupp,
whom he married March 18, 1955; sons, Terry (Patty) Caupp of Gettysburg
and Chris (Jill) Caupp of Versailles; daughters, Jeanne (Doug) Lyme of
Greenville, and Tracy (Donnie) Marker of Greenville; 10 grandchildren;
10 great grandchildren; a brother, Harvey Caupp of Lakeland, FL; two
sisters, Marianna Horner of Greenville, and Dorothy Fields of Union
City, IN; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 12 at the
Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Brent Reeder
officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in the
Greenville Township Memorial Gardens .
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday, April 11
from 5-8 p.m. The family requests that memorial contributions be given
to either the State of the Heart Hospice or the Ansonia First Church of
Condolences may be left for the family at www.oliverfloyd.com