October 11, 2006
Funeral services for Mr. Shirley Thomas Metcalf, age 78, of Petersburg, TN, who passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2006 in the Baptist Hospital, will be conducted Saturday, October 14, 2006 at 2:00p.m. at the Fellowship Baptist church with Gallant Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Friday evening from 4 until 8 p.m. at the Fellowship Baptist Church.
Mr. Metcalf was a native of Lincoln Co., TN, son of the late Shirley Blackmon Metcalf and the late Ora Louise Chisom Metcalf. He was a radiator recapper for Elbert Landers. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 grandson: Jay Dee Longshore. Survivors include his wife: Gladys Marie Whitsett Metcalf of Petersburg, TN; 2 daughters: Jean Longshore of Shelbyville, TN, Kathy Fitzpatrick of Lewisburg, TN; sons: Tommy Metcalf of Petersburg, TN, Shirley P. Metcalf of Lewisburg, TN, Jackie Metcalf, Don Metcalf both of Petersburg, TN, Jimmy Metcalf of Pulaski, TN; sister: Virginia McCarty of Petersburg, TN; brother: James Robert Metcalf of Athens, MI: 28 grandchildren and 50 great grandchildren.
Marshall County Tribune Friday, October 13, 2006