Cover photo for Carl Eldridge Lambert's Obituary
Carl Eldridge Lambert Profile Photo
1930 Carl 2016

Carl Eldridge Lambert

August 8, 1930 — April 5, 2016

Carl Eldridge “Elgie” Lambert, 85, of Beckley passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at Bowers Hospice House. Born August 8, 1930 in Sprague, WV, he was the son of the late Carl Henry and Lena Hawks Lambert.
Elgie was the owner of the former Lambert Keystone from 1959 to 1973. In 1970 he opened Lambert Auto Parts followed by A&A Carwash in 1991. He loved hunting and fishing. He was of the Baptist Faith.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Howard Lambert and sister, Norma Jean Broyles Wood.
Elgie is survived by his wife of 66 years, Margaret Beckingham Lambert; son, Michael Lambert and wife Beverly of Beckley; granddaughter, Dr. April Lambert-Drwiega and husband Robert of Johnson City, TN; grandson, Aaron Lambert of Beckley; great grandchildren, Landon and Alexis Drwiega; sister, Doris Dunn and husband Robert of Parkersburg, WV; sister-in-law, Barbara Lambert of Beckley and many special nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 8, 2016 in the Calfee Funeral Home Chapel with Pastors Bill Parker and Michael Sisson officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit with the family from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Friday.
Pallbearers will be Aaron Lambert, Robert Drwiega, Don Broyles, Scott Boyd, Dr. Chris Gross, Phil Bartram.
The family suggests that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Dr., Beckley, WV 25801
On line condolences may be left at
Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Carl Eldridge Lambert, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, April 8, 2016

Starts at 11:00am

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 22

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree