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Lawrence Clyde Cale
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1921
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 2003
Wood County
West Virginia, USA

Lawrence C. Cale

ELIZABETH - Lawrence Clyde Cale, 81, of Elizabeth passed away the morning of July 1, 2003, at St. Joseph's Hospital.

Mr. Cale was born Oct. 25, 1921, in Parkersburg, the son of the late Lawrence Cecil and Faith Fieck Cale. He was a farmer in Wirt County for more than 60 years. He was co-owner of Mingo Bottom Golf Course, served 23 years on the Wirt County Board of Education, 18 years as president. He was a member of the Wirt County Farm Bureau and the 1961 winner of the state farm soil conservation award. He played fast-pitch softball for 20 years and coached for 20 years in Elizabeth.

Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Virginia Ice Cale; his children, Donald Merle Cale of Jacksonville, Fla., Betty Louise Gildow of Lower Salem, Lawrence Clyde Cale Jr. of Hickory, N.C., Steven Wayne Cale, Richard Eugene Cale, Mary Helen Whipkey and Anne Elaine Boyce, all of Elizabeth; a sister, Jean Egbert of Palestine; 21 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Eleanor Watson; a grandchild, Joshua "Duke" Cale; and a son-in-law, Ronald Gildow.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Elizabeth United Methodist Church with the Rev. Ray Whitemen officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens of Parkersburg. Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at Matheny Pomroy Funeral Home of Elizabeth and prior to the service at the church.

Donations may be made to the Lawrence Clyde Cale Sports/Educational Fund c/o Calhoun Bank, P.O. Box 129, Elizabeth, WV 26143.

Source Citation: Newspaper: News & Sentinel
Publication Date: 02 Jul 2003
Publication Place: Parkersburg WV 
Family links: 
  Lawrence Cecil Cale (1891 - 1954)
  Faith Flick Cale (1894 - 1983)
  Virginia Leona Ice Cale (1924 - 2014)*
  Eleanor Alice Cale Watson (1917 - 1983)*
  Lawrence Clyde Cale (1921 - 2003)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Not related and no other information is available. For the sole purpose of assisting ancestors and genealogists and to remember the deceased.
Sunset Memory Gardens
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Chapel of Peace Mausoleum
Created by: Lockhart Stockdale
Record added: Oct 26, 2008
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Lawrence Clyde Cale
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Lawrence Clyde Cale
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