Lois Evelyn Caldwell, 78, of Rogersville, Hawkins Co TN, went Home to be with her Jesus after a long and brave battle with cancer on Tuesday, June 22, 2010, at home. She was born November 8, 1931.
She was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church and was a life long resident of Rogersville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Blanchard Rosen and Mollie McLain Cradic; and five brothers, Dallas Cradic, Doyle Cradic, Asa Cradic, Everett Cradic, and R.B. Cradic.
Lois is survived by her husband, Donald W. Caldwell of the home; son, Larry W. Caldwell and wife Betty, of Rogersville, TN; four daughters, Lillian Caldwell, of IND, Dana Rhoton and husband Harold, of Rogersville, TN, Sharry Chaney and husband Brian, of IND, and Jennifer Tengroth and husband David, of Fall Branch, TN; seven grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; sister, Ruth Ramey and husband Jack, of IND; three brothers, Donald Cradic and wife Patsy, of Church Hill, TN, Ezra Cradic and wife Betty, of IND, and Ulysses Cradic and wife Jeanie, of Mooresburg, TN; several nieces and nephews, a long extended family who loved her and whom she loved in return; and several precious aunts and an uncle on the McLain side of the family.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., Thursday, June 24, 2010, at Colboch-Price Funeral Home.
Funeral services will follow at 7 p.m., in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Brian Thurman, Rev. John Cradic, and Rev. Donald Cradic officiating.
Graveside services will be held 11 a.m., Friday, June 25, 2010, at Long’s Bend Cemetery.