James “Sunshine Boy” Caudill, 78, of Ovenfork, died June 24 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
He was a son of the late Howard and Mattie Fields Caudill.
Surviving are three sons, James “Hoss” Caudill of Georgetown; David Steven Caudill of Elk Creek; and Joseph Howard Caudill of Blackey; two brothers, Tommy Caudill of Scottsburg Ind., and William Powell Caudill of Hazard; two sisters, Geneva “Gib” Jeffers of Lexington, and Poob Combs of Acuff; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held June 27 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Caudill Cemetery at Big Branch in Perry County.