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D. Arnold "Bully" Caylor

January 12, 2018

D.  Arnold “Bully” Caylor, Jr., age 91, formerly of DeFuniak Springs, Florida, died Friday, January 12, 2018, at his home in Cullman, Alabama.    He  was born and reared in Suspension in Bullock County, Alabama, son of the late D Arnold Caylor, Sr. and Mercer Nix Caylor.  He served his country during World War II in the Army Air Corps and in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. Mr. Caylor received a B.S. Degree in Forestry from Auburn University and later received a B.S. Degree in Pharmacy, also from Auburn. He owned and operated King’s Rexall Drug Store in DeFuniak Springs for thirty years. Mr. Caylor was later employed by CVS and Winn-Dixie as a Pharmacist. He was a member of the Faith Baptist Church of Cullman and was a former member of the First Baptist Church of DeFuniak Springs. Mr. Caylor was preceded in death by a sister, Jennie Lee Caylor, a brother, Raymond Caylor, and two granddaughters, Maryiah Spilling and Seasun Carter.

Surviving relatives include his wife, Peggy Armstrong Caylor; two daughters, Leigh Love Spilling (Henning), Gatlinburg, TN; Karen Woods (Chris), Sandy, UT; two sons, Arnold Caylor (Faye), Cullman; Hines Caylor, Tallahassee, FL; two sisters, Pat Williams (Si), Belle Chase, LA; Virginia Jackson, Pensacola, FL; three grandchildren, Christopher Woods, Caylor Woods and Beth Vickers; two great-grandchildren, Henning Spilling and Camron Spilling; and two great-great-grandchildren, Henning Spilling, V, and Freya Love Spilling; numerous nieces and nephews who he loved very much. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Cullman County, P.O. Box 1108, Cullman, AL 35056-1108.  A time of visitation will be Wednesday, January 17 from 10 till 11 A.M. with the funeral beginning at 11:00 A.M. in First Baptist Church of DeFuniak Springs.  Mr. Caylor was buried in Mt. Zion Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, North of Abbyville, Alabama.  

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