Born in Clayton, Myrtle spent her life in Rabun County. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. Besides being a homemaker, Myrtle worked for Burlington Industries. She then began a career as a cook, working for several years at Mountain View Convalescent Center and also The Dillard House. In her younger years, she attended Lakemont Baptist Church, then for several years Clayton Church of God.
Myrtle is reunited with those who preceded her in death: her husband, John Victory McCall; parents, Ernest and Effie Lovell Holcomb; a brother, George Holcomb; a daughter, Joyce McCall-Erwin; and two sons, David Wayne McCall and Carroll McCall.
She is survived by: a son, Cecil McCall (Nancy) of Tiger; a daughter, Martha Jo Teague (Dan) of Clayton; grandchildren, Bruce McCall (Cathy) of Maysville, Stacy McCall (Vicky) of Lula, Wayne Teague (Dawna) of Toccoa, Becky Teague McGahee (Sean) of Clayton, Kristen McCall of Winder and Erin Scott (Johnny) of Clayton; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-granddaughters; and a sister, Lou Holcomb.
Funeral services were held Feb. 20 at Clayton Church of God with the Revs. Bryan Alexander and Tim Hunnicutt officiating. Burial followed at Clear Creek Community Cemetery.
Her grandsons and great grandsons served as pallbearers: Bruce McCall, Stacy McCall, Wayne Teague, Sean McGahee, David McGahee, Jacob McGahee, Tyler Teague, Mason Teague, Avery Teague, Jacob McCall, Conner McCall and Jason Emery.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.