Carol Ann Cappen, 63, of Orange died Thursday, July 29, 2010, at UTMB in Galveston. A memorial service will be held 7 p.m., Monday, Aug. 2 at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m., Monday at the funeral home.

Born in Orange, on Feb. 4, 1947, Carol was the daughter of Willie and Helen (Bergeron) Broussard. She worked as a secretary for a general contractor.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Helen Broussard.

Carol is survived by her son, Troy Richardson of Orange; daughter, Tracy Smith and fiancé, Fred Hoffpauir, also of Orange; grandchildren, Tyler Richardson, J.R. Patillo, and Jessika Hoffpauir. She is also survived by her brothers, Larry Moss and Alan Broussard; sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Thomas Pitts; aunt, Gertrude Broussard; sister-in-law, Cecille Moss; and many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank all of the family and friends for their love and support during Carol’s illness.

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.