Edna Lightcap


Edna Minnie Lightcap, 76, of Augusta, died Saturday, July 16, 2011, at LakePoint Nursing Center.

Edna Minnie Lightcap, 76, of Augusta, died Saturday, July 16, 2011, at LakePoint Nursing Center.

She was born March 24, 1935, in Baca County, Colo., to Jacob Edward Hufford and Minnie Pridemore.

Mrs. Lightcap worked as a bank teller and CD supervisor at Prairie State Bank before retiring in 2005.

On April 3, 1976, she married Bill "Billy" Lightcap in Raton, N.M. He preceded her in death. She also was preceded in death by a brother, Jacob Hufford Jr.; a sister, Pearl Farnsworth; and her parents.

Survivors include two sons, Eldon Doty of San Bernardino, Calif., and Donny Lightcap and his wife, Vilora, of Orrick, Mo.; a daughter, Cheryl Wilson of Holcomb; a brother, Carl Hufford of Oregon; two sisters, Opal Foxworthy of Ft. Collins, Colo., and Ruby Montague of Houston; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church in Augusta. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Augusta.

Visitation hours are 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Headley Funeral Chapel in Augusta. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or the American Diabetes Association, both in care of the funeral chapel, 813 State St., Augusta, KS 67010.

comments powered by Disqus
I commented on a story, but my comments aren't showing up. Why?
We provide a community forum for readers to exchange ideas and opinions on the news of the day.
Passionate views, pointed criticism and critical thinking are welcome. We expect civil dialogue.
Name-calling, crude language and personal abuse are not welcome.
Moderators will monitor comments with an eye toward maintaining a high level of civility in this forum.

If you don't see your comment, perhaps you ...
... called someone an idiot, a racist, a moron, etc. Name-calling or profanity (to include veiled profanity) will not be tolerated.
... rambled, failed to stay on topic or exhibited troll-like behavior intended to hijack the discussion at hand.
... included an e-mail address or phone number, pretended to be someone you aren't or offered a comment that makes no sense.
... accused someone of a crime or assigned guilt or punishment to someone suspected of a crime.
... made a comment in really poor taste.