age 84, of Festus, Missouri, passed away Saturday, March 09, 2019 at his home. He was born September 7, 1934 in Salyersville, Kentucky, the son of the late Sadie (nee Dunkin) and Roe J. Caldwell.
He is survived by his wife Glenda "Nellie" (nee Huskey) Caldwell; daughters Beverly (David) Vreeland of Chesterfield, Missouri, Patricia (Mike) Stark of Waco, Texas, Colette (Tim) Evans of Kennesaw, Georgia, and Nancy (Brent) Darnell of Festus; son Brian (Celesta) Caldwell of Frisco, Texas; brothers Dwight (the late Corella) Caldwell of Crystal City, Missouri, and Charles (the late Bobbi) Caldwell of DeSoto, Missouri; sister Retta Sue Gibson of Festus; twelve grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his step father Howard Boyer; and brother Howard (Doris survives of DeSoto) Caldwell.
Mr. Caldwell was the owner of Caldwell Construction before retiring. He served on the Festus School Board for over 10 years. He was a member of DeSoto Christian Church.
Visitation 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. at Vinyard Funeral Home, officiated by Pastor Ron Follmer of DeSoto Christian Church. Interment in Hematite Methodist Cemetery. Memorials in Mr. Caldwell's memory are preferred to DeSoto Christian Church or American Heart Association or Alzheimer's Association.