The Duncan Banner
March 3, 1930 — Oct. 2, 2012
Pete McCall, 82, of Comanche, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, at Wilkins Nursing Home in Duncan.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 5, in the Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randy Southerland officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Gardens under the direction of the Don Grantham Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
Pete was born Orville Lee McCall on March 3, 1930, at Walters, to Benjamin F. and Maggie (Morris) McCall. He married Mae Williams on March 11, 1955, in Lawton. He worked for Halliburton Services in their truck shop as a machinist, was of the Baptist faith and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict serving in the U.S. Navy.
Pete is survived by his wife, Mae of the home in Comanche; a daughter, Vickie Jones and husband Andy of Comanche; a sister, Lora Dell Howard of Marlow; eight grandchildren: Jimmy Forney, Jeff Travis and wife Jimmi Gayle, Tiffany Jones, Patrick Jones and wife Lacey, Dennis McCall, Nici Galvan, Kristin McCall, Candace McCall; nine great-grandchildren: Sydney Travis, Payton Jones, Paxton Jones, Victor, Marco and Alivia Galvan, Carson Coats, Jaxon Cromwell, Elijah McCall; two grandsons-in-law: Chester Collier and Jake Cromwell.
Pete was preceded in death by his parents; two sons: Dennis Forney and David McCall; two brothers and five sisters.
Pallbearers will be Calvin Hall, Buck Sager, Patrick Jones, Jeff Travis, Clif Taylor and Pat Jones. Honorary bearers are Linda White, Billie Neighbors, Billy Bob Deaton, Curly Griffith and L.R. Curtis.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer Assoc.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.granthamfuneralhomes.com.