Michael Christopher Caldwell
Dedicated to His Family
Canton- Michael Christopher Caldwell, age 67, entered into his eternal Heavenly home on Tuesday, December 7, 2021.
Michael was born April 30, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan, later making his home in Haywood County where he had resided most of his life. He was employed as a skilled electrician with Colbond / BASF Corporation in Enka for 40 dedicated years. Michael was blessed with a vast knowledge of historical events, always reading history books, articles and watching documentaries that pertained to the past. He was a very talented artist, spending many hours sketching and drawing and his work was admired by many. Michael also enjoyed being outdoors and was a gifted marksman who enjoyed target shooting. In the words of his family, “Michael was a simple man and a family man who loved us with all of his heart.” He shall be deeply missed.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Samuel Caldwell.
Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 35 years, Lorna Putnam Caldwell of Canton; his mother, Gretta Baldry Caldwell of Canton; daughters, Amanda Robinson and Jeremy of Canton and Sara Miller and Jason of Canton; sons, Benjamin Caldwell and Lauren of Taylors, SC and John Caldwell and Holly of Canton; grandchildren, Emily, Nathan, Roman, Ada, and Graham; brothers, Kim Caldwell and Debbie of Maynardville, TN and Jeff Caldwell and Kim of Warrensburg, Missouri; a sister, Sandra Fox and Burton of Canton; and a multitude of nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life service to honor the life of Mr. Caldwell will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, December 18, 2021 in the chapel of Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Pastor Roy Kilby will be officiating. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the memorial service.
Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Caldwell family.