MANNING - Deacon Emeritus Jessie Caldwell, 96, widower of Tinnie Bell McFadden Caldwell, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019.

He was a son of the late Eliza Caldwell Davis.

Funeral services for Deacon Caldwell will be held at 11 a.m. today at Gum Spring Missionary Baptist Church, Silver community, Pinewood, with the Rev. Dr. Ollie J. Hannah presiding, the Rev. Michael W. Collins, pastor, officiating, and the Rev. Ranzy McFadden Jr., the Rev. Dr. Mitchell Adger and the Rev. George P. Windley Sr. assisting. Burial will follow at the churchyard cemetery.

The family is receiving friends at his residence, 333 W. Huggins St., Manning.

These services have been entrusted to Samuels Funeral Home LLC of Manning.