Thomas “Tom” Caraway

July 1, 1944 – August 1, 2022

Tom Caraway, 78, of Bedford, passed away on August 1, 2022, at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital.  

Born July 1, 1944, in Bedford, he was the son of Othel and Phyllis (Brown) Caraway.  He married Dora Basinger on August 26, 1967, and she preceded him in death on November 24, 2006.

Tom worked for Carpenter Body Works, and Kings Automotive, and was a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.

Tom is survived by two brothers, Greg (Beverly) Caraway and Vincent (Sue) Caraway; sister, Mary Swayze; along with several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date and burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens.

Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Homes has been entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Caraway.

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