Maddin Lupton McCallie died in a local Chattanooga hospital on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, after an 84 year life of love, devotion, and service to her family, her church, and her community.

Christened as Bettylou Maddin Lupton, she was born in Chattanooga on April 3, 1926, to Thomas Allen Lupton and Louise Bass Lupton, and was older sister to Thomas Allen Lupton Jr., and Frederick William Lupton.

Her parents and brother, Tommy, preceded her in death.She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Dr. David Park McCallie, and three sons, Dr. David Park McCallie Jr., of Stilwell, Kan. and Allen Lupton McCallie (Alice Tillett) and Dr. Jack Bass McCallie (Frances Williamson), both of Chattanooga. Her fourth son, Frederick Maddin McCallie, preceded her in death, as did her beloved daughter-in-law, David's wife, Nancy Bockbrader McCallie.

Contributions in memory of Maddin may be made to the Frederick Maddin McCallie Fund of the McCallie School, 500 Dodds Avenue 37404, or to the First Presbyterian Church of Chattanooga.

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Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.


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