Centertown- Herbert Hoover Metcalfe, Jr “Hoovie”, 61, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at his home. He was born in Tampa, Florida on Nov. 8, 1957 son of the late Herbert Hoover Metcalfe, Sr. and Violet Marie Hutchinson Metcalfe.
He served in the U.S. Navy and was an underground coal miner.
Hoovie was a member of U.M.W.A, VFW Post No. 5766 and was a Life Member of AMVETS Post 117.
Survivors include 2 daughters Chavonne Nicole Thomure and Faith Posey; 2 grandchildren Madison and Gavin Avery; 2 great grandchildren Delilah Jolie Avery and Kerrigan Avery; brother Ambrose Metclafe; sisters Julia Strehle, Melinda Bishop, Margaret Pence and Glenna Simon; and his faithful companion Loo Loo.
A memorial will be held at a later date. Bevil Bros. Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to: bevilbrosfuneralhomes.com