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Bobby Caulder, Jr.

November 26, 1956 - January 29, 2022

COLERAIN, NC – Bobby Caulder, Jr., age 65, of Quebec Road, passed away suddenly on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at his home.

Bobby was born on November 26, 1956 to Bobby Caulder, Sr. and Mildred Ann Wadsworth in Mt. Olive, NC. He worked as a pipefitter for International Paper for 34 years before retiring. After that he opened his own handy man business, Bobcats Construction which has been open for 12 years. He was the former fire chief of the Trap Volunteer Fire Department and a loyal member as well. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved fishing and hunting. He was a member of The Roanoke Chowan Bass Club and The Elizabeth City Bass Club, spending countless hours on the water fishing, which was his favorite past time. Bobby loved to go on camping trips with his wife and his loyal companion, Rusty, to the Outer Banks where they have met many cherished friends during their time there. He loved his family and friends and will be deeply missed by all.

Along with his parents, Bobby was preceded in death by a brother, Wayne Caulder.

Bobby is survived by his beloved wife, Sandra, his daughter, Amanda Ritter and husband Andy of Franklin, VA; two grandsons, Garrett Seals, and Gannon Ritter; a brother, Mike Caulder of Franklin, VA; a sister, Joann Emory and husband Danny of Lucama, NC; two step-sisters, Naomi Koontz and husband Greg, and Melanie Carter, both of Franklin, VA; a step-brother, Dale Carter; two half-brothers, Neal, and Nathan Caulder; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life memorial service will be held on Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 3:00 pm at Mars Hill Baptist Church, Trap, North Carolina

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Caulder family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Thursday, February 3, 2022

Time: 3:00 pm


Mars Hill Baptist Church

1325 Meadow Road
Colerain, NC 27924

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