Lila McCall
1932 - 2021
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Lila Luckie McCall
1932-2021
Lila Luckie McCall was born November 13, 1932 in Houston, Texas and died March 28, 2021 in Wimberley, Texas. Her parents, Margaret Warn Carter Luckie and Jo Horace Luckie as well as her brother, Charles Carter Luckie Predeceased her.
She grew up in Houston and attended The Kinkaid School and Lamar High School in Houston, Texas as well as Hockaday Junior College in Dallas.
Growing up, she was active in The Girl Scouts and in 1947 was one of seven scouts from The United States picked to go to The International Scout conference in Sweden. She was also one of the first to have the honor of working with "Dutton's Dirty Diggers", a group of scouts working and learning under Dr. Bertha Dutton on archeological digs.
She was active in both residential and commercial real estate and politics until very recently.
In 1950 she married her best friend, Verner Hudson McCall, Jr. They married and divorced and married again and were together until his death in 1997
Her survivors include Daughter, Lila Carter McCall and her partner Thomas Kamrath. Beloved Granddaughter Katherine Goodrich Stevens and husband Michael Stevens, Great grandson Bodhi Dylan Stevens, nieces Carol Luckie Maluskie and Rachel Luckie and Dearest Friend, David Glenn.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to WAG Rescue, Wimberley, Texas. www.wimberleywagrescue.org, or the Hill Country Conservancy www.hillcountryconservancy.org.
There will be a private internment of her ashes at Glenwood Cemetery in Houston with a Celebration of Life to be held at a later date.

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Published in Houston Chronicle on Apr. 4, 2021.
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April 7, 2021
Lila McCall was a remarkable unforgettable woman. We had met through the Texas Womens Alliance and an immediate bond was sealed. She was brilliant and generous, proud and opinionated, loyal and tender-hearted. A Houstonian transplanted in Austin, years ago she moved to Wimberly and thoroughly enjoyed the community there on River Road. She was a proud Republican who was always quick to tell me what I should do (as if I controlled the Republican agenda). She followed in her mother’s footsteps in the political arena. She was a proud Texan who loved her family, friends, and had a deep love of Texas and of our exceptional country. She donated books snd bought US Constitution booklets for distribution in public schools saying American kids were not taught to love our country and understand why we are unique. I have never known anyone like her. She was an original and I will miss her terribly. Lila McCall was exceptional.
Peggy Venable
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