J. B. Caldwell

Aug 25, 1925 - Aug 27, 2020

J. B. Caldwell

August 25, 1925 - August 27, 2020


J. B. Caldwell, 95, of Mocksville, died Thursday, August 27, 2020, at SECU Hospice Care Center of Yadkin in Yadkinville.
He was born August 25, 1925, in Milam County, TX to the late George Bartus and Ollie Louise Moro Caldwell. Mr. Caldwell was a veteran of the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a member of Bear Creek Baptist Church. Mr. Caldwell was very creative and had a great knack for woodworking. For 14 years, he and his wife had volunteered with Meals on Wheels. He enjoyed helping his daughter tend to the horses, making sure their feed and hay were correct. Mr. Caldwell was a member of the V.F.W. and the Masonic Lodge.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Mary Lou Bailey Caldwell; two sisters; and three brothers.
Survivors include daughters, Donna Elaine Moore (David) of Mocksville, and Lauren Cindy Caldwell, of Gainesville, Fla.; sister, Erma Cox of Baytown, TX; grandchildren, Wendy Moore and David Moore (Carol); and great-grandsons, Ethan and Jonas Moore.
A graveside service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, September 1, at Bear Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, with Rev. Greg McEwen officiating. Military honors will follow graveside service. At the request of the family, please be mindful of social distancing and wear face covering. The family invites friends to come by Lambert Funeral Home, Monday, August 31, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be considered for Bear Creek Baptist Church, 492 Bear Creek Church Road, Mocksville, NC 27028, Memo: Cemetery Fund.
Online condolences: www.lambertfuneralhomenc.com


Mon, Aug 31, 2020 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lambert Funeral Home

635 Wilkesboro Street
Mocksville, NC 27028

Tue, Sep 1, 2020 at 10:30 am
Bear Creek Baptist Church Cemetery

492 Bear Creek Church Road
Mocksville, NC 27028

Military honors will follow graveside service.

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