Donald Edward Caddell

December 15, 1939May 18, 2016
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A memorial service for Donald Edward Caddell, 76, will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at First Baptist Church in Levelland with Randy Caddell of Garden City, Kansas officiating. Visitation will be held Friday, May 20, 2016, from 5:00-7:00 pm at George Price Funeral Home in Levelland. Donald passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016,. He was born in Lubbock, Texas on December 15, 1939 to Jace and Hada (Ford) Caddell. Hada passed away during childbirth and five years later Jace married Verna Mae Williams, who became Donald’s loving mother. Donald was a lifelong resident of Hockley County. He graduated from Levelland High School in 1958. Donald married Betty Knight in 1959 at Fellowship Baptist Church of Clauene, Texas. Donald and Betty had one daughter, Donna Rena, born in 1964. Donald farmed in the Clauene community for several years and then went into Law Enforcement with the Hockley County Sheriff’s Department for 28 years. During that time, he worked as deputy and chief deputy for the department. Donald served as sheriff for Hockley County from 1996 until his retirement in 2004. Donald was a big man with a big heart who enjoyed raising cattle and doing metal work and woodwork in his shop. He was a talented artist and enjoyed photography. He loved growing flowers and tending to his yard. He is preceded in death by his parents. Donald is survived by his wife, Betty of 56 years; daughter, Donna Edwards and husband David, all of Levelland. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of the Levelland Nursing Home and Interim Hospice nursing staff for the loving comfort and care provided. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests dona-tions be made to The Donald Caddell Scholarship in Law Enforcement at South Plains College, 1401 College Avenue, Levelland, Texas 79336.



  • Visitation

    Friday, May 20, 2016

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, May 21, 2016


  • Officiating


Donald Edward Caddell

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Missie Easterwood

September 14, 2016

We are so sorry to hear about Donald. You and the Family's are in our Prayers.

Janet Waller

May 27, 2016

Betty an Donna, I'm truly sorry for your loss, I loved Donald he was a wonderful man may GOD BLESS y'all an bring you peace, Betty I remember when I met Donald his name for me was pony tail, the good memories surround you as GOD arms comfort you...Your in my prayers

David Williams

May 26, 2016

I have many good positive memories of Donald. Such a good and wonderful person. He was the 1/2 brother of my father Calvin Williams. He was always so nice to me and my brothers Ronnie and Larry. May he rest in peace.

Winfred Jackson

May 23, 2016

Betty, many of us are blessed from the life of Donald. I remember him as a special friend - always easy to talk with with good advice. May the Lord bless and keep you in the presence of His Holy Spirit. Love, Winfred Jackson, Shreveport, La.

Sharon Holloman

May 21, 2016

I didn't find out about Donald Edward until late Saturday. I'm so sorry we weren't there to give you our love. You've always been so supportive with us in such times, and we treasure all the times spent with all of you. The Caddells have always been a big part of the Campbell Family. Prayers for Betty and Donna at this sad time. Donald Edward was a special man and will be missed.

Tammy Craddock

May 21, 2016

Bob & Pat were ALWAYS so Grateful to have such thoughtful, wonderful,
neighbors, in Donald & Betty, they constantly said Donald & Betty were such a joy to be around & a blessing to have you in their lives....Sadness now...We wish you, Betty & Donna Peace, Strength & many Blessings ....
Love...the Dunlap/Craddock family.

Becky and Randal Rodgers

May 21, 2016

So sorry for your loss. Donald was the kindness man and watched over us when we lived across the street from y'all . So nice and always waved and spoke to us . My prayers are with you and your family . With love

James & Karen Grace

May 21, 2016

Betty, Donna and David sorry to hear about Donald. He was a great guy and we know you'll will miss him. I was blessed to have had the opportunity to be around him some while I was doing services at Levelland Nursing. May God provide you the wonderful peace he can give you at this time.

Donald McCulloch

May 21, 2016

Sorry for your loss

Don & Bobbie Tyler

May 20, 2016

Thank you for your service to the citizens of Hockley County. Your family will be forever in our prayers