Lamar was preceded in death by his parents Rufus Andrew and Lula (Scott) Caldwell; his brother Maurice; and his granddaughter Taylor Caldwell. He is survived by his wife Linda; daughter Cynthia Caldwell Whipple and husband Bill of Benton, daughter Lisa Caldwell Wise and husband Brad of Oswego, Illinois, daughter Amelia Caldwell and husband Mike Plunkett of Portland, Oregon, and son Jason Lamar Caldwell and wife Karen of Jeanerette, Louisiana; as well as nine grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 13, 2022, at Immanuel Baptist Church. There will be a visitation from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Saturday evening at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. You can sign Mr. Lamar's guestbook page at www.stephensondearman.com. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to one of the following: Immanuel Baptist Church Food Pantry, Special Olympics, or Habitat for Humanity.