Caleb Gusten Kirkendall, 36, of Fred, Texas, passed away Friday, August 27, 2021. He was born January 19, 1985, in Beaumont, Texas, to L.C. "Buck" Kirkendall and the late Betty Jo Kirkendall.
Caleb was a military history buff with World War II being his forte. He loved reading anything but especially anything that was war history. He enjoyed cooking, eating, and sweets. Caleb was also a talented equipment operator as well as an amateur linguist. He made his living as a foreman pile driver for Bomac. Everyone loved Caleb and he could make anyone laugh. He was the life of the party and big time jokester. Caleb loved his children with all his heart and was a loving father, brother, son, and friend. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Betty Jo Kirkendall.
Caleb is survived by his children, Anthony Wayne Kirkendall and Janie Noel Kirkendall; father, LC “Buck” Kirkendall; stepmother, Vickie Lynn Choate; brothers, Aaron Kirkendall, Joshua “Bebeaux” Kirkendalland wife Angela; stepsister, Jennifer Renee Burnett; niece, Gemma Kirkendall; and numerous other family members and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11AM Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Farmer Funeral Home with burial to follow at Franks Branch Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday evening September 3, 2021 from 5-7PM.
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