Herbert H Call

February 4, 1929March 28, 2013

Herbert Hoover Call, 84, of Lenoir, went to be with the Lord Thursday, March 28, 2013 at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.

Mr. Call was born in Wilkes County to the late Thomas Call and Nannie Vea Call. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Parsons Call; his son, Bruce Call and 10 brothers and sisters. He was retired from the furniture industry and was a proud veteran of the US Army serving during the Korean War and was a devoted Christian, loved to play music, dance and fish.

Those left to cherish his memory are his sons, Tom Call and wife Hiromi of Orlando, FL, Jerry Call of Morganton, David Call of Gamewell, Jake Call and wife Becky of Watertown, NY, Ken Call and wife Angela of Bethlehem, Gwyn Call and wife Anna of Lenoir and Tim Call and fiancé Kristy Willis, of Lenoir; his daughters, Mary Call Munger and husband Ray of Conover and Lynn Call Stringham and husband Doug of Lenoir; two brothers, Lloyd Call of Mt. View and Jim Call of North Wilkesboro; 10 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

A graveside service for Mr. Call will be held Monday April 1, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Blue Ridge Memorial Park with Reverend James Hamby officiating. The family will receive friends Monday, April 1, 2013 from 10:00 am until 11:00 a.m. at Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home.

Serving as pallbearers will be his grandsons and cousins.

The family requests that memorials be made to Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care, 902 Kirkwood Street, Lenoir, NC 28645.

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Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family of Herbert Hoover Call.


  • Visitation Monday, April 1, 2013
  • Graveside Service Monday, April 1, 2013

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Deloris Call

April 4, 2013

To my family, I am so sorry for the loss of Dad, It is so hard to believe that he is gone. He loved all of his family and did what ever he could to help the ones in need. He loved life, music, dancing, and fishing.He will be missed greatly.

Patricia Hartley

April 3, 2013

The family of Roy Call, (his nephew) are holding Herbert's loved ones close in prayer. He was a wonderful human being who loved life and the Lord! May warm memories bring you comfort.

denise spears

April 1, 2013

I am so sorry for the family loss. Herb loved life and his family he will be missed .

Ruth Burleson

April 1, 2013

praying for the family. Ruth (Hoyle) Burleson. Myrtle Beach, SC

Joe Call

March 31, 2013

To the Family of Herbert Call (Uncle Herb). We are deeply saddened for your loss but rejoice in knowing he is celebrating a home comming with the Lord. Wish we could be there. Love Joe, Reba and Family

Karen Lambert

March 30, 2013

Family or Mr. Herbert Call
My thoughts and prayers are with you
May God show you his love and comfort during this time

Gloria Robinson

March 30, 2013

Dear family, so sorry for the loss of your dad, grand dad, May God bless each and everyone of you through this time.May He give you peace and strength to get through the coming days, weeks and years. Love you all!! Gloria Robinson