Lillie Mae Peterson Cape, 80, of Robbinsville, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late Archie (Sr.) and Arbree Owens Peterson. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Ted Cape; her son, Teddy Cape; her infant daughter, Marilyn Rose Cape; her brothers, Roy Dale Peterson, George Peterson, Tom Peterson, and Ross Peterson; and her sister, Charlene McMillan.
Lillie Mae is survived by her daughter, Betty Cape of Robbinsville, NC; her son, Darrell Cape of Robbinsville, NC; her brother, A.J. Peterson, Jr. Of Hickory, NC; and her sister, Bobbie Arrowood of Knoxville, TN. She has five grandchildren, Savanna Rose Gladden, Chris Williams, Tyler Cape, Tori Beth Haney, and Tucker Cape.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at Townson-Smith Chapel. Reverends Tom Buchanan and Roger Orr will officiate. Burial will follow at Mountain Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm at the Chapel prior to the service.
Due to the risk of exposure to COVID19 it is requested that individuals attending the service practice social distancing. In addition, NC Executive Order 147 requires anyone over age 11 to wear face coverings in public areas.
Townson-Smith Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Cape family. An online register is available at www.townson-smithfuneralhome.com.
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