Valdosta Daily Times

October 5, 2012

R.B. “Cap” Shuman


The Valdosta Daily Times

-- — R.B. “Cap” Shuman, age 79 a retired owner and operator of Johnston’s Locker Plant in Monticello, Fla., passed away Wednesday Oct. 3, 2012, in Monticello.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 290 E. Dogwood Street, Monticello, Fla. 32344.  The family will receive friends today, Oct. 5, 2012 from 5– 7 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home Monticello (850) 997-5612, 485 E. Dogwood Street, Monticello, Florida 32344.  Interment will follow the service in Roseland Cemetery. Donations may be made to the First Presbyterian Church.

Mr. Shuman was a life long resident of Monticello. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and a founding member of the Jefferson Country Club. He was an avid outdoorsman  who loved fishing, hunting, and golfing. Some of the best times of his life, were spent following the lives of his grandchildren. He was of Presbyterian faith and a member of the First Presbyterian Church.

Cap is survived by his wife Felice Johnston Shuman of Monticello, Fla.; one son Bart Shuman (Becky) of Valdosta, Ga.; one daughter Becky Bennett (Hal) of Monticello, Fla.; five grandchildren, Scott Shuman, Sloan Shuman, Seth Shuman, Blake Bennett, Connor Bennett; and one great grandchild Tyler Kane Bennett. — Beggs Funeral Home,  Monticello, Fla.