Early Auburn “Earl” Caudle Jr., 77, of Front Royal, Virginia passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Winchester Medical Center.
A funeral service will be held at Front Royal Baptist Temple at 2 P.M. in Front Royal, Virginia on November 5, 2019 with Danny Clegg officiating. The family will receive friends and family one hour prior to the service.
Earl was born on February 28, 1942 to the late Early Caudle Sr. and Dora Barnhart. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Hazel Virginia Caudle Costello and his son, Mark Glenn Caudle.
Earl was a racing enthusiast and had raced for 60 years; while also being a member of the NHRA for 50 years. He was also a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church, and attended Front Royal Baptist Temple for over 15 years. He was also a member for the NRA for a long time.
Surviving Earl are his loving wife, Ellen Caudle; his Children, Matthew (Beth), Michael (Kris), Stephen (Sarah) and Wendy (Brian); his sister, Norma Powell; his 17 grandchildren and 7 great- grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Joshua Caudle, Kyle Caudle, Ryne Caudle, Zachary Caudle, Will- Henry Tenney, Denver Tenney and Shay Tenney.
Honorary pallbearers are Jay O’Connor, Joe Keener and Chris White.
A visitation will be held on Monday, November 4, 2019 at Front Royal Baptist Temple from 6- 8 P.M.