Grant B. Caldwell
Grant Bailey Caldwell, age 68, of Tuscumbia, passed from this life Monday, April 21, 2014.
His family will receive friends today, 3-6 p.m., and Thursday, noon-2 p.m., at Morrison Funeral Home of Tuscumbia. His funeral service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Tommy Hagewood and Jim Deason officiating. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery.
Mr. Caldwell was born in Chattanooga, Tenn. For the past 55 years, his life was devoted to preaching the gospel in various places. He was currently a member of Tri-Cities Church of Christ. He was a graduate of the University of Memphis where he earned his doctorate.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles G. and Aileen Bailey Caldwell.
He is survived by the love of his life of 30 years, Marilyn Sue Caldwell; sons, Scott Emerson Caldwell, of Birmingham, Adam Bailey Caldwell, of Oklahoma, Chad Lee Gibson and wife, Susan, of Muscle Shoals, and Jonathan Grant Caldwell and wife, Tiffany, of Tuscumbia; daughter, Kara Leigh Caldwell, of Tuscumbia; and brothers, Charles G. "Colly" Caldwell III and wife, Lynda, of Temple Terrace, Fla., and Stanley Luke Caldwell and wife, Sarah, of Mayo, Fla. Gram'pa Grant/"Papa" Grant is also survived by his grandchildren, Emilee Grace, Dylan, Ethan, McKenzie, Cade, and James Grant and Lillian, Lila, and baby Charlie.
Pallbearers are Chuck Caldwell, Dale Fleming, Jerry Smith, Michael Ryan, Shawn Caldwell, Tim Caldwell, Tommy Speegle, and Wayne Smith.
An online guest registry is available at morrisonfuneralhomes.com