Oscar Caleb Caylor Sr.

Oscar Caleb Caylor Sr.

Oscar Caleb Caylor Sr., age 89, passed away Thursday, January 27, 2022 surrounded by his loved ones. He was born on June 28, 1932 to his parents Doc Caylor and Murlie Neal, both have preceded him. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Diane Mills Caylor; sons, Oscar C. Caylor Jr. (Sandy), Mike Caylor (Jeni), and Richard N Hoydich Jr.; daughters, Mollye Anne Caylor (Larry) and Donna C. Orr (Justin). Grandchildren, J. Hunter Orr, Caleb Orr, Danielle Mills Barker (Bryan), Dylan Hoydich, Kimberly Caylor, Kenzie Caylor and Kole Caylor; and 3 great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Tuesday, February 1, 2022 held in Charter Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be held at 11 am followed by a service at 12 pm. Oscar will be laid to rest in the Alabama National Cemetery at 2 pm.

7 thoughts on “Oscar Caleb Caylor Sr.

  1. COL(R) Oscar Caylor, MASTARAV, was an outstanding soldier, a fine man, and a dear friend. I am saddened to learn of his passing. Y’all have my sympathy.

    1. Thank you so much for your kind words. Dad was a very special man to us and it is just nice to know others knew that about him too.

  2. COL(R) Oscar C. Caylor, MASTARAV, was an outstanding soldier, a fine man, and a dear friend to me. I am saddened to learn of his passing. Y’all have my sympathy.

  3. To the family of Col (Retired) Oscar Caylor: I had the pleasure to serve with Oscar in the 167th COSCOM ARNG. He was a great Officer, a great pilot, a great person. May he R.I.P. My thoughts and prayers are with his family.

  4. To the Caylor Family, COL Caylor was a great friend and Mentor. He always brought smiles everywhere he went. He has a special place in my heart and we still talk about the good old days and the many flying hours we had together in the old DOR days. He will be missed God Bless

  5. Dad lived what he did. It wasn’t just a job it was a passion. Dad always said if he had to go back and do it again, he wouldn’t change a thing. Thank you for being a part of his life.

  6. So sad to see this. Oscar would always treat me with such kindness and almost like a son. He was such a sweet man and I will cherish the time that I had spent with him, Diane and Donna. My heart goes out to all of the Caylor family wishing them peace, hugs and love from afar. God bless.
    Alex-

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