Edith (Little) Caldwell (1928 - 2019)

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Service Information
McEwen Funeral Service-Pineville Chapel
10500 Park Road
Charlotte, NC
28210
(704)-544-1412
Viewing
Friday, Nov. 29, 2019
1:00 PM
Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church
Funeral service
Friday, Nov. 29, 2019
2:00 PM
Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church
3307 Rea Road
Charlotte, NC
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Obituary

Edith Little Caldwell, age 91, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 24, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Van and Daisy Little of Monroe, NC.

Edith was predeceased by her husband, Logan V. Caldwell, of 26 years and her sisters

Frances Little of Wingate NC and Margaret Bowers of Travelers Rest, SC.

She graduated from Thomasville High School and attended Mars Hill College, now University. She participated in the Glee Club and played clarinet in the marching band during football season. Her first job, after settling in Charlotte, was with United Carolina Bank. The highlight of her career was with 25 years at Presbyterian Hospital working as a Guest Services representative. Her passion for the patients overflowed and she is remembered to this day by many.

She is survived by one brother Blair Little of Lillington, NC and a sister Ruth Bullins of Thomasville, NC. In addition, her three children, James Thomas Pegram, Austria, daughter, Linda P Jenkins, Charlotte, Beverly A. Lynch, Charlotte, seven grandchildren, Brian Banks, Robin O'Donnell, Molly Pranke, Marisa Feinstein, Christopher Pegram, Tommy Pegram and Dane Lynch, seven great grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews as well.

A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday November 29, 2019 at Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, 3307 Rea Road, Charlotte NC 28226. A viewing will be held in the sanctuary an hour prior and the family will receive friends following the service in the gathering area. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to; Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, or Baptist Children's Homes of NC in Thomasville, NC.
Published in Charlotte Observer on Nov. 26, 2019
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