Ruby Maudine McCall, 96, of Walhalla, SC, passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018. She was born in Wilkes Co, GA the daughter of the late Elsie Birdell McCall. She was married to Henry Edgar McCall who passed away June 13, 1981. Mrs. McCall was a member of Clear Creek Baptist Church and was baptized at Big Creek. She was a hard worker, she worked in a cotton plant and retired from the Cashier Plastic Plant where she worked as a sander. During World War II she worked as a volunteer welder at the Navy Yard in Panama City. She was a loving mother and neighbor, she loved to play checkers, bingo, fishing, and riding bicycles and she loved music.
Survivors include a daughter, Alice Dale Oliver of Salem, SC; two sons, William James McCall of Highlands, NC and Allen Vernon McCall of Walhalla, SC; five grandchildren and seven great‑grandchildren. In addition to her mother and husband she was preceded in death by a son, Henry Eugene McCall who died in 2002 and also on Jan. 4, 1956 a two month old baby, on October 29, 1956 a 7 month stillborn son, on Sept 24, 1957 a 1 1/2 month old, on April 10, 1958 a 3 month old and on May 19, 1962 a 4 month old.
A funeral service will be held at Clear Creek Baptist Church, Monday, August 13, 2018 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Jim Kinard, Rev. Gary McCall and Ralph Campbell officiating. Burial will be in Clear Creek Community Cemetery. Pallbearers will be men of the Church and grandchildren. Honorary pallbearers will be Hank Manning, Larry Manning, Mark Herron, Andy Chambers, Morris Nix and Kenneth Carver. The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 2:00 PM prior to the service at the Church.
Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home is serving the McCall family. Online condolences are availabe at www.bryantgrantfuneralhome.com.