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Toy T. Caldwell, Jr
Birth: Nov. 13, 1947
Death: Feb. 25, 1993

Musician. Born in Spartanburg, South Carolina, he was a guitar player and founding member of the Southern rock group the "Marshall Tucker Band". In 1973, together with his brother bass guitar player Tommy Caldwell, they formed the band which was signed to Capricorn Records. The group produced multiple gold records, most songs wrote by Toy, with hits to include "Fire on the Mountain", "Can't You See", "Heard It In a Love Song", "Take the Highway" and performed in arenas around the world. He also served in the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and was injured in 1967. He died in his sleep at his home in Moore, South Carolina. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Toy Talmadge Caldwell (1921 - 2006)
  Virginia Vaughn Caldwell (1928 - 1992)
 
 Siblings:
  Toy T. Caldwell (1947 - 1993)
  Tommy Caldwell (1949 - 1980)*
  Timothy Lee Caldwell (1955 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 29, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 11961
Toy T. Caldwell, Jr
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Toy T. Caldwell, Jr
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Beautiful music. Rest in peace. You and your brothers died way too young.
- Eliza27beth
 Added: Dec. 11, 2014

- Gene Hughes
 Added: Dec. 7, 2014
What a friend we have in Jesus, all our sins and grief to bear. What a privilege to carry, everything to God in prayer.
- born of God
 Added: Nov. 15, 2014
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