Judith Metcalf, 80, of Saluda passed away Friday, January 4, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Burton and Armintia Summey Metcalf and wife of the late Buddy Metcalf.
She is survived by her sister, Janice Morrison ; a brother, C. L. Metcalf; and her "adopted family" Jonathan and Judi Metcalf and their three children, Alex, Erica and Melanie. She was preceded in death by two brothers, B. L. Metcalf, G. L. Metcalf and two sisters, Clestell Newell and Claire Metcalf.
Judith was a devoted preachers wife, excellent "adopted" grandmother and friend to many. She graduated Saluda High School in 1957. Mrs. Metcalf loved her Lord and savior Jesus Christ, playing with children, watching murder mysteries and fellowshipping with close friends, She was known for her strong will, passion, and caring nature. She will be dearly missed.
There will be a graveside service at Mountain Page Baptist Church Cemetery on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 3:00pm. Reverend Dr. Jason Metcalf and Rev. John Williams will be preaching and James Metcalf will be singing.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Memorials may be made to Gideon's International, 420 Worth Lane, Rutherfordton, NC 28139.