|Birth: ||Sep. 5, 1922|
|Death: ||May 6, 2001|
May 10, 2001
Funeral services for Curtis Caffey, 78, were held Tuesday, May 8, 2001 at 2 p.m. at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home with Rev. Doug Springer officiating. Burial followed in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale. He died Sunday afternoon, May 6 in the Richards Memorial Hospital.
Mr. Caffey, a lifelong resident of Rockdale, was born Sept. 5, 1922 in Milam County near the Salty Community to Oscar and Ivy (Harris) Caffey. He retired as a foreman at Alcoa in Rockdale after 28 years in June 1980. He was also a rancher. Mr. Caffey and Thelma Alford were married June 19, 1948 in Rockdale. He loved horseback riding, breaking horses, calf roping and was a founding member of Rockdale Roping and Cutting Club and Rockdale Saddle Club. He was an Army veteran of World War II.
His parents preceded him in death.
Surviving are: His wife, Thelma Alford Caffey of Rockdale; two daughters, Vickie Caffey of Rockdale and Diane Caffey of Austin; granddaughter, Tish Todd of Rockdale; brother, Wayne Roberts of Rockdale; sisters, Lottie Ray Skeeters of Houston, Sue Spillers and Barbara Springer, both of Rockdale.
Pallbearers were Aaron Alford, Jeff Springer, Robert Springer, Eddie Roberts, Charles Ray Skeeters, Leroy Stephens.
Oscar Lee Caffey (1888 - 1929)
Ivye Harris Eiland (1899 - 1986)
Thelma Inez Alford Caffey (1926 - 2009)
Lottie Rae Caffey Skeeters (1919 - 2009)*
Oscar Lyngle Caffey (1920 - 1921)*
Curtis Adolph Caffey (1922 - 2001)
Geneva Sue Caffey Spillers (1924 - 2013)*
Edmond Wayne Roberts (1935 - 2008)**
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Aug 14, 2009
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