Graveside services for John Calvin ( Buddy ) McCaskill, Sr. age 83, who passed away February 8, will be held Thursday at 3:00 at Mizpah Baptist Church Cemetery directed by Norton Funeral Home.
Rev. Will Cline and Rev. Paul Goff will officiate. Visitation will be following the service in the fellowship hall.
Buddy was born in Bishopville a son of the late Eulius and Bertha Branham McCaskill. Sr. He was a member of Mizpah Baptist Church, Springhill Masonic Lodge, an avid sportsman and was retired from DuPont after 32 years of service. Surviving are his wife, Betty Helms, Anderson; three sons, John C. (Linda) McCaskill, Jr., Camden and Donnie McCaskill, Cassatt and Roger (Jackie) Helms, Camden; five grandchildren, Todd McCaskill, Cassatt, Robin (Clay) Boykin, Bishopville , Carla Jean Watson, Lugoff, Shalon (Rankin) Bruce, Camden and Tonya (Larry) Croft, Lugoff; three great grandchildren, Brandt Boykin, Bishopville, Macie & Anna Bruce, Camden. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Doris Davis McCaskill, daughter, Debra Cameron , son, Ronald Glenn McCaskill. Brother, Eulius (Shoe Boots) McCaskill, Jr. and one sister, Ruby Sanders. www.nortonfh.net