Elizabeth A. Melton

Born: Thu., Jul. 23, 1936
Died: Wed., Feb. 19, 2014


12:30 PM to 1:45 PM, Sat., Feb. 22, 2014
Location: Concord Baptist Church

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Feb. 22, 2014
Location: Concord Baptist Church

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Mrs. Elizabeth A. Melton, 77, of  Bostic, died Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Fair Haven Home.
She was the daughter of the late Luther and Lela Hastings, and was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Ruby Hastings and Lucy Jolley. Elizabeth had a been a member of Concord Baptist Church since 1962.
She is survived by her husband, Marvin Melton; her daughter Karen Hoover and her husband Michael, of Stanley; two sons, Donny Melton and his wife Beth, of Jacksonville, FL, and Steven Melton of Ellenboro; four sisters, Blanche Poole of Rutherford College, Mildred Ward of Charlotte, Lola Cook of Casar, and Goldie Jones of Shelby; one brother, Roy Hastings of Casar;  there are three grandchildren, Matthew Melton, Daniel Melton, and Erin Hoover.
The Funeral will be conducted at 2:00 pm Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Concord Baptist Church. Rev. Travis Laflin will officiate. The burial will follow in the church cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Roger Harmon, Anthony Odom, Keith Hudson, Daniel Melton, Matthew Melton, and Bobby Ayers.
The Visitation will be from 12:30 pm until 1:45 pm Saturday in the sanctuary of Concord Baptist Church prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Concord Baptist Church, 720 Old US Hwy 74, Bostic, NC 28018 or Hospice of Rutherford County, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.
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Marci Walker
   Posted Wed February 19, 2014
So sorry to hear of Elizabeth's passing today. She was a beautiful lady inside and out. What a great loss to Concord Baptist Church and our community. So thankful that her suffering is over, and she is with her Lord and Savior. Marvin, I am praying for you, Karen, Steven and Donnie.

Joe Willis
   Posted Fri February 21, 2014
Very sorry to hear of Mrs Melton passing away. I was their next door neighbor for many years. A good neighbor and sweet lady. My condolences to her family and loved ones.

Paul Simpson
   Posted Sat February 22, 2014
Elizabeth was a wonderful person, very encouraging to me when I was a member of Concord Baptist. May God give comfort to the family during this time and the days to come.

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