Robert Franklin Caldwell

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Robert Franklin Caldwell, 54, of Wallace, NC left this earthly life for his eternal rest on Sunday, September 24, 2017.

He was born on February 2, 1963 in Mecklenburg County and was the son of Kathaleen Teachey Caldwell of Wallace and the late Frank B. Caldwell. He was also predeceased by his sister, Rebecca " Becky" Caldwell.

Robert was a faithful member of Island Creek Baptist Church.

Surviving, in addition to his devoted and loving mother, is his brother, Wesley Caldwell and wife, Janith of Leesburg, Virginia; niece, Michelle Caldwell of Indianapolis, Indiana; his church family and numerous friends.

Robert was a kind-hearted man who loved his family and friends. He found boundless joy in the simplest of things, but his greatest joy was family. Being an avid sports fan, Robert was a die-hard "Carolina" fan. He enjoyed music and especially singing in the church quartet. Robert loved his church and his church family. He was a loyal and faithful friend. Being a people person, he enjoyed being around others. Robert never half-did anything but took great pride in doing his best at everything he did. He will surely be missed and treasured memories will forever remain in the hearts of those who knew and loved him.

Funeral service will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Island Creek Baptist Church with Robert's pastor, the Reverend Dr. Ronald Ginn officiating.

Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Park, Watha.

Casketbearers will be Jeff Murray, Dave Bradshaw, Clint Blanton, Kenny Batchelor, James Wallace and David Sheffield.

Honorary casketbearer will be Jim Lofts.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00pm, one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial gifts may be given to Island Creek Baptist Church, 237 Pasture Branch Rd., Rose Hill, NC 28458.

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Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Wallace, NC 90-285-4005