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Charlie Caldwell Jr Obituary

Caldwell served his community for 25 years; five of those years with the Caddo Sheriff’s Office and then became a deputy with the Shreveport City Marshal Office, advancing to the elected position of City Marshal in 2008.nullHis death sent grief throughout the community. Known in Shreveport for over 25 years, Caldwell was not only known for his servant heart but his bright contagious smile.

How many people died on the Delaware River?
From 1971 through 2020, 101 people drowned in the recreation area — mostly in the Delaware River, though 12 drownings were in tributaries, lakes or ponds.
Caldwell was an active member of the Louisiana City Marshals and City Constables Association and the National Constables and Marshals Association. Marshal Caldwell, Jr. held the positions of President and Vice-President of the Louisiana City Marshals and City Constables Association and the National Constables and Marshals Association.

What does the Shreveport City Marshal do?
The City Marshal is the executive officer of the City Court. Fines owed to the City Court are collected by the City Marshal’s office and disbursed to various agencies according to law. The Marshal determines the level of personnel and requests those resources necessary from the City of Shreveport.
On July 1, in a packed sanctuary law enforcement officers and first responders from near and far joined to remember the man who dedicated his life to serving and leading.In a picture of the two on the day Barber was sworn in as judge holds special meaning. He said, “the picture is we’re looking at each other like we made it.”Caldwell’s good friend Joe Francis posted a video of the marshal singing Tobey Keith’s American Soldier on Facebook, with Caldwell belting the lyrics, “When liberty’s in jeopardy, I will always do what’s right. I’m out here on the front lines, sleep in peace tonight.””My wife and I got married and as we ran out of the church, through the gauntlet of people throwing birdseed, Charlie was at the end of the gauntlet in his marshals unit,” said Judge Brian Barber. “He was waiting for me and my bride. We ran through the crowd of people jumped in Charlie’s unit, and he speed us off to start our married life. Later giving me that blue light.”

Bishop L. Lawrence Brandon of Praise Temple Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral officiated the funeral, with words from Louisiana House Representative Sam Jenkins and Constable of Ward 5, Pastor Tony Hunter.“Marshal Caldwell was a special member of our organization and a personal friend of mine,” said Hammond City Court Marshal and President of the Louisiana City Marshal and City Constable Association Pat Farris.

Who is the race for the city marshal in Shreveport?
Voters elected Democrat James Jefferson on Saturday. Jefferson beat Republican Shreveport City Councilman Grayson Boucher with 59 percent of the vote.
“Anytime you’re in or on the Delaware River, wear a properly-fitted and fastened life jacket,” the recreation area posted on Facebook this week. “If we could only give one piece of advice about visiting the park to everyone, it would be to wear a life jacket.”

Is a marshal better than a sheriff?
A sheriff is an elected position and is usually a ceremonial officer that meets certain needs within a county. A U.S. Marshal is a much more specific job. As a marshal, you provide security for courts at the local, state, and federal level. You may serve subpoenas or take people into custody.
“The majority of drownings in the park have happened when the victims were swimming, even if they began their day on a boating/paddling trip,” NPS spokesperson Kathleen Sandt said. “People don’t always think about wearing a life jacket when they are swimming but with river’s swift current, steep drop offs, rapid changes in depth, and underwater hazards park rangers recommend that everyone wear a properly fitted and fastened life jacket when swimming, floating, fishing, or boating on, or in, the Delaware River.”“Swimming is not permitted within 50 feet of a boat launch, a canoe launch, or the top of any waterfall,” the NPS says. Additionally, swimming is off-limits at Kittatinny Point, New Jersey; Van Campens Glen, New Jersey; Dingmans Falls, Pennsylvania; and George W. Childs Recreation Site, Pennsylvania. From 1971 through 2020, 101 people drowned in the recreation area — mostly in the Delaware River, though 12 drownings were in tributaries, lakes or ponds. Of these, 41 drownings were in July, with August having the second-most at 26. On the Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River, four people drowned in a two-week period in 2021, bringing the drowning toll to 73 people on that part of the river.“Check for fit by raising your arms above your head while wearing the life jacket and ask a friend to grasp the tops of the arm openings and gently pull up,” the NSBC instructs. You should have a snug fit that does not allow the life jacket to “ride up over your chin or face.”

Was Shreveport destroyed in the Civil War?
The Battle of Pleasant Hill also resulted in a Confederate victory. Shreveport was safe, and the war continued in the Western theater.
Make sure the life jacket isn’t too small (it “may not be able to keep your body afloat,” the NSBC says) or too big (that “will cause the flotation device to push up around your face, which could be dangerous”). This include putting children in appropriate, child-sized life jackets.

What is the salary of Shreveport City Marshal?
$37,360 a year How much does a City Marshal make in Shreveport, Louisiana? As of Jun 17, 2023, the average annual pay for a City Marshal in Shreveport is $37,360 a year. Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $17.96 an hour. This is the equivalent of $718/week or $3,113/month.
Visitation will be Thursday, June 30 from 4-8 p.m. The memorial service will be held Friday, July 1 starting at 11 a.m.. Interment will follow in Centuries Memorial.The procession started in Pensacola, Fla. at Joe Morris & Son Funeral Home, 710 N. De Villiers St. It continued until they arrived at Heavenly Gates Funeral Home in Shreveport.

Services will be 11 a.m., Friday, July 1, 2022 at Summer Grove B.C.  Interment will follow at Centuries Memorial Cemetery.  Open visitation will be 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Thursday at Summer Grove B.C.The Dignity Memorial® online obituary search tool gives you access to obituaries from thousands of locations across North America. You can search by first or last name, state and publication date. Once you find the obituary you are looking for, you can get important information about upcoming services, share a favorite photo or memory, and send flowers or gifts to the family.

Survivors are two brothers, Aaron Caldwell, Jr. (Glenda) of Rogers, Major Caldwell of Washburn, Mo. ; two sisters Frankie Crain (Jim) of Rogers, Rosemarie Booth (Ron) of Bella Vista.
He was born May 24, 1951 in California to Arley Aaron Caldwell Sr. and Carmella Cosolo Caldwell. He moved to Pea Ridge in 1972 from California to make his home. He worked at the old Texaco Station at the stop light in downtown Pea Ridge for many years and retired from Small Stock Enterprises. He was a car and motorcycle enthusiast and had many long time friends in the Southern Brotherhood. He is preceded in death by his parents.Caldwell held a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Bethel University as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Wiley College. He graduated from Harvard Kennedy School.

“Marshal Caldwell and I came up through the ranks together,” said Judge Brian Barber. “He was a great friend and leader. He will be greatly missed but never forgotten.”

Caldwell served Shreveport for over 14 years, during his time of service he was responsible for the daily routines of conducting the highest level of professionalism within his department.Caldwell was employed in law enforcement for over 25 years, five of those years with the Caddo Sheriff’s Office and then becoming a deputy with the Shreveport City Marshal Office, advancing to the elected position of City Marshal.

Shreveport Police Department posted on Facebook, “Today our city has received awful news. We stand with our family at the Shreveport City Marshal’s office and mourn the loss of City Marshal Charlie Caldwell.””When it was tough for me this brother encouraged me,” Rodney Demery, TV host and narrator at Investigation Discovery posted to Facebook. “Little known fact; I am still a proud Shreveport City Marshal reservist. Sincere condolences to his family and the office he proudly commanded.”Mit ZipRecruiter habe ich meine erste richtige Stelle nach dem Studium gefunden. Endlich bin ich unabhängig und kann mich über ein geregeltes Einkommen freuen. Prekäre Jobs sind Vergangenheit!

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Did they find Charlie Caldwell?
Body of Shreveport City Marshal Charlie Caldwell recovered in the Gulf of Mexico.
Services will be 11 a.m., Friday, July 1, 2022 at Summer Grove B.C. Interment will follow at Centuries Memorial Cemetery. Open visitation will be 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Summer Grove B.C.

“I miss him dearly. I miss my friend, my brother, my mentor. Marshal Caldwell was a great guy, a great boss, a great friend and most importantly he was a great mentor,” said Interim Shreveport Marshal James Jefferson.
Caldwell was pronounced dead after he fell overboard near Destin, Fla. and failed to resurface. His body was later discovered by a kayaker in the Gulf of Mexico.