William Washington Caudill, age 78, of Abingdon, Va., passed away on Saturday, November 20, 2021 at his home.
William was born in Washington County, Va. on October 7, 1943 to the late Mary Wolfe Caudill and Orville Caudill.
He is preceded in death by two brothers, Talmadge Caudill and Ira Caudill; a son-in-law, John Michael Martin; and a brother-in-law, Mike Counts.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Jewell Counts Caudill; two daughters, Virginia Martin, and Kim Statzer and husband Russell; a brother, Troy Caudill and wife Ramona; three sisters, Opal Sword, Revonda Boardwine, Margaret Holmes and husband Herbert; three sister-in-laws, Doris Caudill, Geraldine Church, and Wanda Counts; a grandson, Andy Martin; two granddaughters, Ashley Duty and husband Russell, and Averie Statzer; four great-grandchildren, Teisha, Cheyenne, Aubrey, and Peyton; a special niece, Michelle Counts; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the Forest Hills Funeral Chapel of Farris Funeral Service, located in Forest Hills Memory Gardens at 19415 Lee Hwy., Abingdon, VA 24210 with Rev. Brian Reed officiating. Burial will follow in the cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M. prior to the funeral service.
Honorary pallbearers will include Clifton Duncan, Jeff Raines, Russell Duty, Russell Statzer, Andy Martin, and the men of Wesley’s Chapel Church.
A special thanks is extended to the staff of Caris Healthcare Hospice.
The family of William Caudill is being cared for by Farris Funeral Service and Crematory - Forest HIlls Chapel, 19415 Lee Highway, Abingdon, VA 24210 (276) 623-2700.