Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Obituaries

October 26, 2010

Helen Lee D. Melton

CROSSVILLE — Helen Lee Davis Melton, 65, of Crossville, passed away Oct. 21, 2010. Funeral services were held Oct. 24 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with Brother J.D. Carnes and Brother Shane johnson officiating. Interment was in Turner Cemetery.

Mrs. Melton was born Nov. 28, 1944, in Crossville, the daughter of the late Cyril and Zeola Goss Davis.

She was a cosmetologist and was a member of the Oaklawn Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Donald Melton Sr., of Crossville; sons, Tommy Melton and wife Dianne of Crossville, Donnie Melton Jr. and wife Diane of Crossville and Barry Melton of Crossville; daughter, Toni Davenport and husband Todd of Crossville; sister Mary Ruth Kemmer of Ohio; and eight grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brothers, Steve Davis and Harry Davis and sister, Gail Coleman.

Pallbearers were Scott Duer, Randy Coleman, Alex Davis, Wade Davis, Heath Davis, Mike Kemmer, Tommy Melton, Donnie Melton III, Dustin Melton, Cody Davenport and Dirks Davenport.

Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.

 

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