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Laquetta J. Caldwell

Funeral for Laquetta J. Caldwell, 81, Lawton, will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Lawton Ritter Gray Funeral Home Chapel with Greg Ellis officiating.

Ms. Caldwell passed away Monday, Feb. 12, 2018 in Lawton. 

Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens. 

Laquetta was born April 4, 1936, in Lawton, to Oscar and Ethel (Grooms) Jett. She grew up in Lawton where she attended school. She married Joe Caldwell in Walters and they made Lawton their home for more than 50 years before Joe passed away Aug. 3, 2007. Laquetta was a homemaker.  

She is survived by her daughter, Kathryn Tidwell, Cache; her son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Connie Caldwell, Lawton; her brother, Raymond Jett, Geronimo; her sister-in -law, Eva Buckaloo, Oklahoma City; six grandchildren and spouses, Kathy and Greg Ellis, Ronnie Willmon, Cory and Ericka Caldwell, Amber Sauls, Candice Caldwell, and Lori Willmon; 10 great-grandchildren, Courtney Ellis, Megan Ellis, Neil Willmon, Katelynn Willmon, Bailey Wade, Lexi Wade, Malareece Caldwell, Taleah Fisher, Trevon Fisher, Teyisha Fisher; three great-great-grandchildren, Cali McVicker, Gage Jones, Joshua Sabo; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joe Caldwell; her great-grandson, Christopher Willmon; brothers, Hubert Jett and Chester Jett; and her sisters, Lucille Romines and Ida Lee Mooneyham.  

There will be a special viewing and visitation for family and friends on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. 

An online guestbook and sympathy cards are available at

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