Mattie Elizabeth Kappler

March 26, 1942 ~ February 8, 2021 (age 78)


Mattie Elizabeth Johnson Kappler, 78, was born on March 26, 1942 in Delhi, LA. She passed away on February 8, 2021. 

Libby worked for many years as an escort driver and was known as "Flying Angel". She was a longtime resident of Vicksburg, MS. 

She was preceded in death by her father Eullis A. Johnson, Sr. of Monroe, LA, her mother, Lynette Donhoe of Delhi, LA, sisters; Virginia Dale Johnson, of Vicksburg, MS, Gloria Jean Kappler of Vicksburg, MS, and life partner, Charles E. Tate of Vicksburg, MS. 

She is survived by her brother, Eullis A. Johnson, Jr, of Monroe, LA, her son, Charles A. "Chuck" Kappler of Madison, MS, her daughter, Katherine Jean Terrell, and multiple nieces and nephews. 

Pallbearers will include; Chuck Kappler. Stephen E. Tate, Sr., Stephen E. Tate, Sr., Andrew Grantham, Russ Carter and Korey Pugh.

Services will be Monday, February 22, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Glenwood Funeral Home with a Graveside to follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery. 


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February 22, 2021

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Glenwood Funeral Home
145 Highway 80
Vicksburg, MS 39180

Funeral Service
February 22, 2021

2:00 PM
Glenwood Facebook
145 Hwy 80
Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180

February 22, 2021

2:30 PM
Cedar Hill Cemetery

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