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 Claude Hazelwood “Mac” McCall

Claude Hazelwood “Mac” McCall

Birth
Shallotte, Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
Death 5 Dec 2013 (aged 95)
New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Trent Woods, Craven County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 152877793 · View Source
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NEW BERN - Claude "Mac" Hazelwood McCall, 95, of New Bern, passed away December 5, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center. Mac was born on October 4, 1918 to Claudie and Lunda McCall Jones in Brunswick County. He graduated from New Hanover High School in Wilmington, NC, in 1936 and Wake Forest University in 1940. While at Wake Forest, his attaining the ACC Welterweight Boxing Championship was notable.
Mac was employed at the Wilmington, NC shipyard during WWII. He met his beautiful bride, Catherine Virginia Ensley, during the war and they married in February 1945. In 1946, Mac began a long and distinguished career in the airlines industry. After working for Eastern and Piedmont Airlines in accounting management, Mac became Director of Revenue Accounting for the Air Transport Association in Washington, DC in 1957. He also served with distinction as Secretary-Treasurer of the Airlines Clearing House from 1968 until his retirement in 1984. Mac thoroughly enjoyed participating in the "golden years" of the airlines industry.
Mac was heavily involved with the Baptist church throughout his life. He enjoyed teaching Sunday school, and was a member of First Baptist Church in New Bern for over 25 years. In his early family years, he was President of the Springfield, VA Babe Ruth Baseball League for five years.
He is survived by his son Keith McCall (Karen), his daughter Claudia Bryan, his grandchildren Shannon and Michelle Bryan and Scott, Ryan and Kimberly McCall, and six great-grandsons. Mac was preceded in death by his wife Catherine, three half-brothers and one half-sister.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. December 14, 2013, at First Baptist Church in New Bern with Dr. Richard Seagle officiating. Entombment will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church or St. Jude, P. O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.
Online condolences may be made to the McCall family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.

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Obituary for Claude "Mac" Hazelwood McCall published to the Cotten Funeral Home online obituaries on 6 Dec 2013. Original article courtesy of Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.


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  • Created by: Kevin B Robbins
  • Added: 26 Sep 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 152877793
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Claude Hazelwood “Mac” McCall (4 Oct 1918–5 Dec 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 152877793, citing Greenleaf Memorial Park, Trent Woods, Craven County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Kevin B Robbins (contributor 48031833) .