BURLINGTON - Mr. John Warren "Outlaw" Cauble, 85, of 335 Thompson Street, Burlington, died at his residence on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012.
A native of Rowan County, he was the husband of the late Evelyn Pegram Cauble and the son of Floyd C. Cauble and Mary Safrit Cauble, both deceased.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy
, serving during World War II
in the Pacific Theatre. He earned his pilot's license after being discharged from the service. John retired from Associated Transport and Eastco Aluminum. He was a member of the Burlington Police Auxiliary for 21 years and an avid motorcycle rider. He was of the Baptist faith. John was known to frequent many local restaurants and was affectionately known as the "Outlaw".
Survivors include a daughter, Melinda C. Blanchard and husband Mark of Burlington; two sons, Johnny F. Cauble of Haw River and Dwayne T. Cauble of the home; and six grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Delrhonda Marie Cauble; sister, Mary Carr Cauble Manson; and a brother, Muriel F. Cauble.
The funeral service will be conducted in the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Burlington on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 at 2 p.m. by the Rev. Don Pegg, with the family receiving friends from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow in Alamance Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215 or to the Eastern N.C. Chapter of the
, 400 Oberlin Road, Suite 220, Raleigh, NC 27605.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com