Blanche Lassiter Capel, 88, of Albemarle, NC passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Carolina Healthcare System- Stanly. Her service will be Wednesday, November 29th at 11 AM at Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care in Albemarle with Rev. Keith Walters officiating. The family will receive friends from 10 till 10:45 prior to the service at the funeral home. The internment will follow the service at Stanly Gardens of Memory.
Born January 9, 1929 in Montgomery County, she was the daughter of the late Alberta J. Lassiter and Elgie Morris Lassiter. Mrs. Capel was retired from E. J. Snyder and was a charter member of South Stanly Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, canning vegetables, and quilting.
She is survived by her sons, Ronald G. Capel (Cynthia) Albemarle, Darrell Capel (Pat) of Durham, NC, and David Capel of Albemarle, one daughter, Deborah Page of Albemarle and one brother Larry E. Lassiter of Troy. Other survivors include eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband Billy S. Capel, brothers, Tommy, Allen, and Alvin Lassiter, and sisters, Helen Abbott, Frances McRae, Clara Lee Yashkin, Betty Smith, and Bernadine Hitchcock.
Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care is serving the Capel family.