Funeral services for Mr. Melton are Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 2 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Brother Tommy Gore officiating. Interment will follow in Granville Cemetery. Visitation is Saturday from 4-8 p.m.
Mr. Melton, age 78, died April 10, 2014 at Southern Living. A native of Ohio, he was the son of the late Richard and Bertha Eberhardt Melton. A U.S. Air Force Veteran, he retired from Kroger with 40 years of service.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Anne Huff Melton; son, Michael Melton; brothers, Richard “Skip,” Johnny and Jimmy Melton; and sister, Nola Frankenhoff.
He is survived by his two children, Lori (Chris) Hollandsworth, Todd (Donna) Melton; four grandchildren, Chrissa and Aleea Hollandsworth, Matthew and Heather Melton; sister, Mary Lou Proust; three great-grandchildren.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, ligonbobo.com.