Miles-Nobles Funeral Home announces the funeral services for James Chappel “Chap” Causey, 85, who passed away Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Appling Healthcare System. He was a native of Jeff Davis County, living most of his life in Baxley; a retired heavy equipment operator and a member and former deacon of Zoar Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Albert Causey and Annie Branch Causey; four sisters, Hazel Sapp, Liza Rigdill, Emma Cain and Irene Brown.
Surviving is his wife of fifty-six years, JoAnn Cravey Causey of Baxley; four sons, James Craig and wife, Karen Causey of Baxley, Mark Steven and wife, Debbie Causey of Baxley, William Albert and wife, Janet Causey of Uvalda and Homer Brad and wife, Mary Causey of Baxley; eight grandchildren, William Causey, Staci Harrelson, Trevor Causey, Devin Causey, Colin Causey, Erika Causey, Karlee Causey, Connor Causey, Josh Foskey, Megan Lamb and Erin Lamb; one sister, Bonnie Tanner of Alma; two brothers, the Reverend Aaron Causey of Glennville and Bill Causey of Augusta; several nieces and nephews and other family also survive.
Visitation was held Monday, September 16, 2013 from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. from the Miles-Nobles Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend J.E. Blanton and Reverend Daniel Gilliam officiating.
Interment followed in Oak View Baptist Church Cemetery in Jeff Davis County.
Active Pallbearers were Trevor Causey, Josh Foskey, Connor Causey, Devin Causey, William Causey and Colin Causey.
Honorary Pallbearers were all friends and family in attendance.
Memorial contributions may be made to Serenity Hospice, 304 West 1st. Street, Vidalia, GA 30474.
Chap was the most honorable, kind and honest man I have ever worked with. My thoughts and prayers are with the whole Causey family. Craig buddy I am thinking about you and all the good times we had together with your dad.