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Thursday April 15th, 2021
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Thursday April 15th, 2021
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John Caldwell

John Caldwell, 78 of Dillsboro, went home to be with the Lord on Monday April 12, 2021. A native of Haywood County, he was the son of the late Mitchell and Viola Smith Caldwell.

John was a member of Sugar Creek Baptist Church. He was a master carpenter by trade and built some beautiful furniture. He loved coon hunting. "Papaw" volunteered with Life Challenge of WNC. His life revolved around his family especially Zoie, his great granddaughter. John was a loving husband, father, and grandfather, and he will be missed by all. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings; Hazel Caldwell, Betty Holmes, Don Caldwell, and Clifton Caldwell.

John is survived by his wife of fifty-seven years, Linda Garrett Caldwell; two sons, Michael (Dora), and Randy Caldwell; a daughter, Priscilla (Buck) Caldwell; four grandchildren, Mitch (Amber) Phillips, Jacob Phillips, Levi, and Jessica Moody; and one great granddaughter, Zoie Phillips; three siblings, Barbara Snells, Linda Campbell (Bobby), and Ella Mae Grasty. Also surviving are lots of other adopted grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday April 15th in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Steve Webb officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow in Caldwell Family Cemetery in Haywood County.


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Linda and family, I was so sorry to hear about John passing. I will keep you all in my prayers as you are going through this sad time.

Lea gates Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Caldwell

Lea gates Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

My deepest condolences to this family and John Caldwell its been a honor to have them a part of my life lots of good memories and loving times may God be with you all and especially his wonderful loving wife Linda Caldwell thank you for sharing part of your lives qith me I love you all !!! Ruby Melton!!

Ruby Apr 15 2021 12:00 AM

Priscilla. My deepest sympathy to you and John's family. I'm sure that I'd have enjoyed knowing him. Smoky House has been mourning with you. And will continue. Hug LF for us.

Curtiss White Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Caldwell

Curtiss White Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

Priscilla and family... Words cannot make your loss better but prayers for all are going up. I am so very sorry for your loss.

Beverly Gaddis Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Caldwell

Beverly Gaddis Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

April Maye Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Caldwell

April Maye Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

Linda sorry for you and your family

Shirley Ensley Apr 14 2021 12:00 AM

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