Owen Keith Caudill, 68, of Jeremiah, died July 26.
Born in Whitesburg, he was a son of the late Watson and Mildred Caudill. He was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Laura Kate Good.
Mr. Caudill was retired from United Parcel Service after a 32-year career. In 1978 he was presented keys to the city of Louisville for his lifesaving, heroic efforts during the 1978 blizzard. He was an honorary Kentucky Colonel and an enthusiastic University of Kentucky basketball fan. He was a spiritual man who enjoyed studying the Bible.
Surviving are his six children Missy Good and husband Paul, Justin Caudill and wife Melinda, Andrew Caudill and wife Jessi, Laura Montgomery and husband Kyle, Katherine Rios and husband Heaven, and Samuel Caudill; grandchildren, Seth Good, Cade Good, Asher Good, Olivia Caudill, Emma Caudill, Case Caudill, Beckett Caudill, Anna Montgomery, and Oliver Montgomery; by two brothers, Bobby Caudill and wife Blanche and Gano Caudill and wife Vickie; and three sisters, Bernice Adams and husband Olan, Brenda Turner and husband Eddie and Christine Turner and husband Bob.
Services will be private at the request of the family.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Mr. Caudill’s favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Hospital.