KINGS MOUNTAIN- Kyle Caldwell, 83, a resident of Kings Mountain, passed away Sept. 13, 2013, at the home of his daughter in Shelby.
He was born in Waynesville son of the late Francis and Anna Mae Brown Caldwell. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Orean Jessie Caldwell, a son, Kimberly Kyle Caldwell, a grandson, J.J. Harbottle and by two sisters, Imogene Mehaffey and Gertrude McDaniel.
He was retired after 27 years of service from Anchor Hocking Glass Manufacturer in New Jersey as a feeder mechanic, attended Dover Baptist Church in Shelby and served in the United States Army during the Korean War
. Mr. Caldwell loved Bluegrass music and gardening. He was a hard working pillar of the family. The family would like to express a special thanks to Hospice of Cleveland County.
Survivors: Sons- David Burnett and wife Judy, Pennsville, N.J.; Danny Burnett and wife Darlene, Hendersonville; Sammie Burnett and wife Kay, Hendersonville;
Daughters: Priscilla Burnett, Pennsville, N.J., Julie Bailey and husband Tim, Shelby
Brothers: Fred Boone Caldwell, Conroy, Texas; Richard Caldwell, Waynesville
Sister: Joyce Queen, Waynesville
Nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild
Funeral Service: 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, Ollie Harris Memorial Chapel, Kings Mountain with Dr. Ervin Price officiating
Visitation: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, prior to the service at Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain, NC
Internment: Mountain Rest Cemetery, Kings Mountain, NC
Memorials: Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights, Shelby, NC 28150
Guest register available at www.harrisfunerals.com
Arrangements: Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain, NC