Bejay Caplener, 67, of Clinton passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Ozark Health in Clinton. Born July 28, 1948 in California, he was the son of the late George and Julia Petersen Caplener. Bejay was a retired underwater welder for Shell Oil Company and enjoyed westerns and Harley Davidson motorcycles.

Left to cherish his memory are his sisters Eileen Sienkewicz of Savannah, Georgia and Antoinette Ward of Pangburn, Arkansas; niece Cynthia Jordon of Cherry Valley, California; nephews Theodore Jordon III, Robert Jordon; cousins Shannon and wife Alicia Ward of Marshall; adopted grandchildren Cameron, Halen, and Paxton Ward of Marshall.

Memorial services to be held at a later date.

Cremation arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service of Clinton. To sign Bejay’s book of memories, go to