Eula Marie Cave, 88, Jasper

Eula Marie Cave, 88, of Jasper, passed away at 3:55 a.m. Friday, October 4, 2019, at her home.

She was born near Shoals on October 29, 1930, to Fred and Blanch (Burress) Hovis. She married Donal Cave January 2, 1952.

She was a member of Crystal Community Church for 65 years and Ladies Church Choir. 

She volunteered for the Patoka Valley Center for many years.

She enjoyed baking elaborate anniversary and wedding cakes.

Surviving are her husband, Donal Cave; three sons, Stephen Cave, French Lick, Doug Cave (Sandy), Jasper, and Jeff Cave (Kathy), Mooresville; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Betty Salmon, Shoals, and Linda Cannon, Petersburg.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Donna Marie who died in infancy; one brother, Leo Hovis; and two sisters, Darlene Eastridge and Wilma Jean Land.

Funeral services for Eula Cave will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, October 7, 2019, at the Crystal Community Church, with burial to follow in the Crystal Community Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 6 p.m. service time at Crystal Community Church. Memorial contributions may be made to Crystal Community Cemetery.

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