OBIT: Alice Caldwell


Alice Caldwell, 84, formerly of Adair County, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at Ft. Logan Hospital in Stanford.

She was born in Green County on Aug. 9, 1927 and was the daughter of the late Tommy and Susie Kate Smith Caldwell.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers and two sisters, Tom Willie, Alfanso, Paul Allen, Ivan and James Caldwell, Captolia Johnson and Mary Catherine Caldwell.

She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

She is survived by two brothers, George Caldwell and his wife Catherine and Daniel Caldwell and his wife Lessie of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral service was Saturday, July 28 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Green County with Rev. Michael Caldwell officiating with burial in Bridgewater, Groves and Caldwell Cemetery.

Casket bearers were George Caldwell, Jr., Gregory Caldwell, Stephen Caldwell, James Johnson, Ray Johnson and Ben Smith.

Honorary casket bearers were Byron Caldwell, Christopher Caldwell, Jason Caldwell, Kevin McCarty, Brad Taylor, Randy Taylor, Tyrone Taylor and L.B. Smith.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements. Please visit

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