He served in the United States Marine Corps and was a certified master mechanic for Carlock Ford Motor Company in Blytheville, Ark. He enjoyed fishing, golf, pool, and motorcycles.
He is survived by one son, Thomas Walter Caldwell Nordberg, of Tampa, Fla.; one daughter, Tabatha Lynn Caldwell, of Clifton, Tenn.; one granddaughter, Michaela Brooke McCurdy, of Clifton; two grandmothers, Inez Spence, of Gainesville, Ark., and Dolly Caldwell of Paragould, Ark.; four brothers, William Eugene Caldwell, of Auburndale, Fla., Charles Ray Caldwell, of Union City, Tenn., James William Warren, of Tampa and Billy Darrell Caldwell, of Selmer, Tenn.; one special brother-in-law, Kenneth Jenkins, of Kennett; three sisters, Mary Ann Jenkins, of Kennett, Angela Diane Warren, of Tampa and Tina Marie Caldwell, of Clearwater, Fla.; one special sister-in-law, Pam Caldwell, of Union City, Tenn.; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles, and other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Clyde Leroy Caldwell.
Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, July 2, 2011, at McDaniel Funeral Service in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 2, 2011, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Patricia Crowell officiating.