George Thomas Caldwell

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George Thomas Caldwell

  • Birth 14 Feb 1869 Double Wells, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA
  • Death 7 Nov 1955 Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Sulphur Springs, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA
  • Plot Row 17, Grave 12-B
  • Memorial ID 30999891

Married Sarah Jane Westall on Sep 2, 1891 in Jefferson, Ar.

Married Emma Hooker on Oct 10, 1916 in Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Ar.

George T. Caldwell Former Postmaster

George Thomas Caldwell, 86, lifelong resident of Jefferson County, of 1422 East Fourth, died early this morning at the Convalescent home, where he had been since 1951.

A son of the late Creed H. and Liddy Ellen Tolson Caldwell, he was born February 14, 1869 in Jefferson County and received his education in the schools of his native county.

Mr. Caldwell was for a number of years engaged in the operation of a saw mill and cotton gin and for five years, served as postmaster at Double Wells.

He was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church at Sulphur Springs and was instrumental in the organization of the church.

Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. E. W. Overton of Fort Smith, Mrs. Vinson Seibs of Pine Bluff, and Mrs. J. C. Piper of Madison, Ala.; two sons, Roy E. Caldwell of Little Rock and Earl Eugene Caldwell of Lufkin, Texas; two brothers, Irwin Caldwell of Hot Springs and Otis Caldwell of Pine Bluff.

Services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the funeral chapel of Robinson Mortuary with the Elder John R. Harris of Thornton and the Elder R. H. Attaway, of the New Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial was at the Lee Cemetery at Double Wells. Active pallbearers were Bert Lawrence, James Ginnett, Ernest Murdock, Claude Massey, Charlie Ginnett, Jimmy Neeve, Bert Gibbs, and J.B. Murdock.

Pine Bluff Commercial

November 8, 1955


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  • Created by: Michael Bell
  • Added: 30 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30999891
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Thomas Caldwell (14 Feb 1869–7 Nov 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30999891, citing Lee Cemetery, Sulphur Springs, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Michael Bell (contributor 46911790) .