Van Alstyne Leader
EDGAR Z. CALDWELL
Edgar Z. Caldwell died in the Wilson Jones Hospital in Sherman
on Sept. 15 at 4:50 p.m. Funeral services were conducted at the First Christian
Church here on Sept. 17 at 10:30 a.m. by the pastor, Rev. Ken Britt. Active
pallbearers were: L.D.Spence, R.J.Elliott, Robt. H. Veazey, Carter Yoder,
Grady Douglas and Joe Eatherly. Interment was in the City Cemetery under
the direction of the Flesher Funeral Home.
Ed Caldwell was born on Nov. 30, 1882 in Crocker, Missouri, son
of the late John H. and Hulda Back Caldwell. He was united in marriage
with Miss Alice Gandy on Oct. 19, 1910. He had been a resident of Van Alstyne
for seventy years.
Survivors include his wife; one son, Clyde Caldwell of Dallas; one
sister, Mrs. D.C.McMakin of Dallas; and one brother, Arlie Caldwell of