Caylor, Thomas

Thomas Melvin Caylor, age 81, of Kevil, KY passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at Baptist Health Paducah.

Mr. Caylor was born in Maryville, TN on June 7, 1937 to the late Thomas Clyde and Barbara McClurg Caylor. Thomas graduated from Lowes High School in 1956. He retired in 1988 as a chemical operator for USEC then went on to have a 10 year career with Laborers Local Union 1214. Thomas had a passion for raising horses and dancing, and he was a member of Newton Creek Baptist Church.

Thomas will be remembered as someone who was full of life and never met a stranger. He was someone who worried over everyone else, but took good care of his family. He adored his children and grandchildren, but his greatest love was for his wife, Marie.

Mr. Caylor is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Marie Lynch Caylor; his daughter, Tonya Cooper and husband, David, of LaCenter; two sons, Tommy Caylor and wife, Sherrie, of West Paducah and Brian Caylor of Kevil; one brother, Gordon Caylor of Arizona; and six grandchildren, Collin Cooper, Annie Cooper, Madison Caylor, Travis Caylor, Ty Caylor, and Nash Caylor.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Keith Caylor.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Monday, March 11, 2019 at Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church (12304 Wickliffe Rd, Kevil, KY 42053)with Rev. Drew Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Oscar Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 pm until 5:00 pm on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Visitation will also be held from 11:00 am until the 1:00 pm service time on Monday, March 11, 2019.

Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donation to: Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church C/O Come To The Table ,12304 Wickliffe Rd, Kevil, KY 42053.

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Published 12:00 AM, Friday Mar. 08, 2019
Updated 04:30 PM, Friday Mar. 08, 2019

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