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Jimmie Gilbert Caldwell

June 27, 1938 June 4, 2018
Jimmie Gilbert Caldwell
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Obituary for Jimmie Gilbert Caldwell

Jimmie G. Caldwell of Riverdale, Georgia passed away peacefully on Monday, June 4, 2018 at East Point. He was born on June 27, 1938 in Newnan, Georgia to the late Ethel Benefield and George W. Caldwell and married to the love of his life, the late Sayoko M. Caldwell. Jimmie served in the United States Air Force, the Mobile Strike Force in Japan and received an Associate degree. Jimmie retired from CKS Plastics (Sewell Plastics) in Atlanta, GA of 30 years. He was also a pioneer member of the Soka Gakkai International actively in the late 1950’s in Tokyo, Japan and returned home to Sharpsburg, Georgia with his family on October 13, 1964.

Jimmie was extremely loving and proud of his two children, his son, James Caldwell and his daughter, Sandra Caldwell, both of Riverdale. Jimmie is also survived by his brother, Rayford Caldwell and his wife, Mildred Caldwell, best friend, Ken Truex, his neighbor and friend and like a son, Eddie Brewster, as well as his many loving nieces, nephews and friends in life.

In his spare time, he enjoyed metal detecting, fishing, and having loving dialogues with his family and friends. He was also an avid collector of old coins. He was known for his quick wit, his infectious smile, and his kind and compassionate spirit.

There will be a memorial service for Jimmie Caldwell from 1:00-4:00 PM on July 21, 2018 at the SGI-USA Atlanta Buddhist Center, 421 17th Street, Atlanta, GA 30363, 404-817-8100.

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1:00 PM 7/21/2018 1:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 7/21/2018 4:00:00 PM
SGI-USA Atlanta Buddhist Center

421 17th Street
Atlanta, GA 30363

SGI-USA Atlanta Buddhist Center
421 17th Street Atlanta 30363 GA
United States

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