He owned and operated Stan Calfee Well Drilling for 36 years and worked with his father at Clyde Calfee Well Drilling prior to owning his own business. He was a third generation well driller.
He was on the board of directors of the Tennessee Well Drillers Association (Eastern Division), where he held the position of secretary and treasurer during the 1960s. He was certified by the National Water Well Association.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde Calfee Sr. and Leatha Lewis Calfee; and brother, Clyde Calfee Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Mona Calfee; children: Melodie Calfee Arnwine and Don Calfee and wife, Nikki, all of Cleveland; stepdaughters: Donna Runyan and husband, Gary, of Cleveland, Rhonda Gravitt and husband, Brett, of Chattanooga and Trina Moyer and husband, Scott, of Palm Bay, Fla.; grandchildren: Tanner Calfee, Brandi Munger, Courtney Arnwine, Caleb Arnwine, Bo Runyan, Aubrie Spangler, Erin Runyan, Winter Jackson, Lance Bloom and Chase Moyer; great-grandchildren: Kasey, Pasiley, Adelyn, Alinslee, and Anilyne; brothers: Fred Calfee and wife, Judy, and Carl Calfee and wife, Joyce, all of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with Evangelist Johnny Bankston officiating.
Interment will follow in Fort Hill Cemetery with military honors. The service will conclude with a white dove release ceremony.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Calfee family guest book at www.fikefh.com.