Obituary for Bob “Taco” Cardoza

Bob “Taco” Cardoza, age 66 of Pulaski passed away Tuesday morning October 2, 2018 at the New River Valley Medical Center. Born December 27, 1951 in Santa Cruz, California he was the son of the late Manuel Perry Cardoza & Amanda Craft Cardoza Rogers and father-in-law, Clifford W. King.

He drove and retired from LB Smith Trucking and sub-contracted for Adams Construction.

He is survived by his Life Companion – Jodie Cardoza – Pulaski 

Daughters                           Christina Cardoza – Pulaski

Jannelle Cardoza & Christopher Clark – Dublin

Grandchildren                  Adrianna Holland and Kyle Sawyers

Great Granddaughter    Kendra Sawyers

Brother                Richard Cardoza – CA

Sisters                  Shirley (Tommy) Bingle – Idaho

Terri Dutton – CA

Numerous nieces and nephews and many friends 

Special Mother-in-law                  June King – Pulaski 

Special Furbaby Companions     Spencer and Cookie and grandpets

A Celebration of Life will be held from 1:00-3:00 PM – Saturday, October 6, 2018 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski.

To sign the online guestbook, please visit

Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.