Mary Brown “Mawmaw” Metcalf, age 84, went to be with the Lord Friday, December 18, 2020, at John F. Keever Solace Center in Asheville, NC, due to injuries caused by a vehicle accident.
Mawmaw was born August 22, 1936 in McDowell County, NC to the late Jesse and Dona Kaylor Brown. She was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and retired as a cook for McDowell County Schools.
In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by a number of brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.
Those left behind to cherish Mawmaw's memory are her beloved husband of 63 years, Ernest Metcalf; one daughter, Beth Davis and husband, Mark; one grandson, Josh Davis and wife, Sharon; one granddaughter, Tammy Gardin; four great-grandchildren, Cowin Gardin, Jayda Gardin, Eastyn Davis and Elijah Davis; one brother, Vernon Brown; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A graveside service to celebrate Mawmaw's life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, December 21, 2020 at Bethlehem Community Cemetery with Reverend David Blackwelder and Reverend Bruce Marlowe officiating.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in Mawmaw's memory are asked to consider, Alzheimer's Association, Western NC Chapter, 31 College Place, Suite D-320, Asheville, NC 28801.
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Alzheimers Association, Western NC Chapter
31 College Place, Suite D-320, Asheville NC 28801