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Mrs. Millie Salyers Caldwell, age 95, of Yosemite, Kentucky the widow of Chester Arthur Caldwell passed from this life on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at the Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset, Kentucky.
She was born on May 17, 1922 in Casey County, daughter of the late George Wesley Salyers and Mary Ballengar Salyers. Millie was of the Christian faith and a member of the Mount Olive Christian Church. She was a homemaker and enjoyed the beauty of growing flowers, but her top priority was spending time with her family. She will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved her.
Besides her parents, and husband; Chester Caldwell, she was preceded in death by a son; Jerry Vernon Caldwell, daughter; Mary Edith Smith, Brothers; Hobert Salyers, Oakley Salyers, Terrell Salyers and Kenneth Salyers along with her Sisters; Montie Elliott, Maudie Foley
Millie leaves behind to cherish her precious memories her Sons; Melvin Junior Caldwell, Timmy Caldwell, Jimmy Lee Caldwell, and Paul Edward Caldwell, her daughters; Dorthy Lavern Foley, Louise Walls and Deva Swartz. and six generations of grandchildren including twenty-nine grandchildren and forty-two great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and several close friends.
Visitation will be begin at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2017 in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with the Funeral Service immediately following at 2:00 p. m. with Melvin Caldwell and Timmy Caldwell officiating. Burial will be in the Salyers Cemetery in Casey County, Kentucky.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to the Millie Salyers Caldwell Memorial fund in care of Southern Oaks Funeral Home, 2110 West Highway 914, Somerset, Kentucky 42503
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mrs. Millie Caldwell.