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 Walter Leonard Metcalf

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Walter Leonard Metcalf

  • Birth 2 May 1912 Lynchburg, Moore County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 6 Sep 1979 Mundelein, Lake County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Lincoln, Lincoln County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 32098592

Walter Metcalf, a retired carpenter of Shelbyville, died Thursday in Mundelein, Illinois, at the home of his daughter, following a brief illness. He was 67 years old.

Services were Sunday afternoon in the chapel of Ralston-Lee Funeral Home in Fayetteville with the Rev. Tom Porter officiating. Burial was in the Lincoln Cemetery.

He was the son of the late Willard and Mary Luna Metcalf and husband of the late Mayme Richardson Metcalf.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Jimmy Hull of Mundelein, Illinois, and Mrs. Billy McDaniel, Shelbyville; three sisters, Mrs. Lotte Edde, Lewisburg, Mrs. Ollie Chisam, Hazel Green, Alabama, and Mrs. Goldie Rohier, Greenville; three brothers, Frank Metcalf, Houston, Texas, Jim Ed Metcalf, Shelbyville, and Willard Metcalf, Fayetteville; and seven grandchildren.

The Elk Valley Times
Fayetteville, Tennessee

The following information is from Ms. Trish Holaway, the original contributor of this memorial:

s/o- Enos "Willard" Metcalf &
Anna May "Mary" Looney.

h/o- Mamie Richardson.

Father of:
Robert "Bobby", &
Bobbie Gayle Metcalf.

Walter went to visit relatives in IL. When he stopped of bus/train ? - he fell over dead. His Tn. relatives, came to claim his body, and to take back to Tn. for burial.





  • Maintained by: Michael Pitcock
  • Originally Created by: Trish Holaway
  • Added: 10 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32098592
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Leonard Metcalf (2 May 1912–6 Sep 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32098592, citing Lincoln Cemetery, Lincoln, Lincoln County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Michael Pitcock (contributor 47897217) .