Stephen Caudill, Jr. will celebrate his 100th birthday July 21st. with his seven children, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and friends.
Mr. Caudill is a World War II Army veteran. During the depression his family moved from Royalton, Kentucky to Stockbridge when he was 16 years old to work the onion fields. He was a carpenter most of his life, but also helped build bridges on US 127 and the silos at Chelsea Milling Company, where Jiffy Mix is made.
He met his wife of 58 years, Nora Jean Stone in Stockbridge. She passed away in 2002. They lived in Stockbridge, Jackson and Chelsea.