Call, Vivian Lee (Dalton)

Friday, December 21, 2012

Vivian Lee Call, 69, of Dalton, GA, died Friday, December 21, 2012 at her home. 

Vivian was born March 23, 1943 in Copper Hill, TN, a daughter of the late Coleman and Omalee Allen Watts; and was also preceded in death by her sister, Kathy Lee Watts. 

She is survived by her husband, Richard "Tony" Call of Dalton; sons and daughter-in-law, Scott and Shelia Lee of Phoenix and Nathan Call of Dalton; daughter and son-in-law, Angie and Calvin Havner of Tunnel Hill; brothers and sisters-in-law, Elbert and Norma Jean Watts, Billy Watts, Terry Watts, James and Gina Watts of Dalton, Danny and Donna Watts of Crandall, GA, Ralph and Jenny Watts, Phillip Watts of Copper Hill; sisters and brothers-in-law, Sue and Arland Cape, Margie and Don Staton, Merita and Stevie Stewart of Dalton and Mary Whisenant of Chatsworth; grandchildren, Alishia and Scott Holcomb, Chelsie Wells, Katlyn Wells and Cynthia Wells; great-grandchild, Aubrhy Holcomb; and several nieces and nephews. 

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Vivian Lee Call will be held Sunday, December 23, at noon at Ponders Melrose Chapel with James Watts officiating. Interment will follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery in Copper Hill, TN. 

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-9 p.m. Saturday, December 22.

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel.


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