SPARTANBURG, SC-- Melvin Stanley "Pete" Metcalf, 68, of Spartanburg, left this world for his eternal home on Thursday, June 20, 2013, at White Oak Estates-Spartanburg, after a long struggle with cancer. Born April 6, 1945, in Tryon, NC, he was the son of the late O B. and Edith Liza Morgan Metcalf.
Pete loved and was loved by many family and friends. A veteran of the U. S. Air Force, he was a graduate of Tryon High School and employed with Spartanburg Steel. He was a member of Tryon Second Baptist Church.
Survivors include his beloved wife, Belinda Metcalf; children, Anitra Cantrell (Joey) of Boiling Springs, SC, and Jamie Riggs (Brooklyn) of Anderson, SC; also surviving are four step-children; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brother, William "Bill" Metcalf (Elenda) of Campobello, SC; and sisters, Judy Burns (Jim) of Easley, SC, Trudy Kirby of Spartanburg, SC, and Kay Rosborough (Gene) of Boiling Springs, SC.
A memorial service, with military rites, will be conducted at 4:00 PM Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Floyd's North Church Street Chapel, 235 N. Church St., Spartanburg, SC 29306, by the Rev. Andy Case.
Memorials may be made to the
, 154 Milestone Way, Greenville, SC 29615.
An online guest register is available at www.floydmortuary.com
Floyd's North Church Street Chapel