Charles Louis McCall, 83, of Trimble, Tennessee, died February 2, 2022. He served as lay-pastor for many years before retiring from Kenton Cumberland Presbyterian Church which he served for fifteen years and where his wife, Willa Y. McCall, attends. Born September 15, 1938 in Jackson, Tennessee, to Edgar Floyd McCall and Mary White McCall, Charles attended Bethel College (now Bethel University) in McKenzie, Tennessee, before completing a Master’s Degree at the University of Tennessee. He worked in the Dyer County School System, as an adjutant faculty member at Dyersburg State Community College, and as a school administrator for the Department of Corrections in Lake County, Tennessee.
About Matthew Gore
Matthew H. Gore is a British journalist, historian, popular culturist, archivist, and educator residing in Memphis, Tennessee. He is the immediate past-president of the Society of Tennessee Archivists and is best known for his book The History of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Kentucky to 1988 (2000). He has also published on a variety of topics as diverse as The Origin of Marvelman (a British superhero of the 1950s and 1960s), the relative scarcity of East German philatelics, and the biography of British pulp artist, Denis McLoughlin. He is employed by the Ministry Council of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church at the Cumberland Presbyterian Center in Memphis, Tennessee, as editor of the Cumberland Presbyterian Magazine and as publications manager. He has been associated with both Western Kentucky University, which honored him with their James H. Poteet Award, and the University of Kentucky. He also serves as editor for all Boardman Books (Memphis, Tennessee) publications.