Jimmy McCall, 84, of Mayking, died October 11 at his residence.
A son of the late George and Cora Wright McCall, he was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Verna Faye McCall; siblings, Rebecca Russell, William “Bud” McCall, Ethel Anderson, Mildred Brown, Georgia “Tootsie”, Arlena Webb, and Jack McCall; and nephews, Clyde Anderson and Billy Ray Anderson.
Mr. McCall served in the Air Force from 1955 to 1957. He was a former deputy sheriff and deputy jailer. He attended Millstone Missionary Baptist Church.
He enjoyed fishing, going to shooting matches, driving, attending church, gun trading, and politics.
Surviving are his children, Arlena West and husband Charles, Don McCall and wife Sharon, Jeff Mc- Call and wife Gail, Alisa Polly and husband Tony, and Mike McCall and wife Rhonda; grandchildren, Charlie West, Brianna Fleming and husband Dusty, Brooke Dotson and husband
Aaron, Katie McCall, Kuade McCall, Sarah Watts and husband Matt, Jamie Herald and wife April, Hayley McCall, Crystal Bentley and husband Jason, Corey McCall, and Jake McCall; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, October 17, at the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation is at 6 p.m., Thursday, and 6 p.m., Friday, at the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Thornton Cemetery.
Letcher Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.