Rev. Robert "Van" Capps, 1938-2020
Last updated 2/19/2020 at 4:24pm
Known to live his life like Jesus, Rev. Robert "Van" VanBuren Capps, 81, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, in Fort Myers, FL. He entered this world on Aug. 19, 1938 in Atlanta, GA.
Van dedicated his life to sharing the love of the Lord with everyone he met. A graduate of Emory University, he served as Youth Week Pastor at First Baptist Church of Atlanta and State Music Director and State Vice President of Georgia BSU. He went onto graduate from Furman University and Southwestern Seminary with a Master of Divinity.
After seminary, Van was a pastor at First Baptist Ch...