Charles E. Caudill, 86, died September 24 at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington.
Born in Whitesburg, he was a son of the late John P. and Pearlie Quillen Caudill and the widower of Christine Caudill. He later married the late Ruth Brown Caudill.
Mr. Caudill attended and worked with Thornton Old Regular Baptist Church and Little Rock Old Regular Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
He was the father of the late Gary Garrett and Celestina Stallard, and was also preceded in death by a sister, Ruby, and three brothers, John P. Jr., Ruford and Granville.
Surviving are a daughter, Sharon Garrett Niece and husband Hoover Darrel of Irvine; a daughterin law, Suzi Garrett of Ormond Beach, Fla.; a brother, Willis Caudill and wife Yogi of Whitesburg; two sisters, Genevieve Richardson of Irvine, and Alene Palmer of Winchester; six grandchildren, Charles Taylor Garrett, Debbi Garrett, Jeremy Niece, Andar Niece, Stanley Niece and Tommy Brashears Jr.; and 10 great-grandchildren, Austyn, Trevyn, Emily, Ty, Jax, Luke, Kayson, Willa, Blake and Chase.
Funeral services were held September 27 in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Sandlick Cemetery.