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Marcine P. Melson, 69, Columbia, KY (1950-2019)

Marcine P. Melson of Columbia passed away on Sunday, September 29, 2019, at her residence. She was 69 years old.

A religious service will be held at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main St., Jamestown, KY, at 1pmCT on Thursday, October 3, 2019, with Bro. Mike Helm officiating. Interment will follow at Hadley Cemetery in Columbia, KY.

Friends may visit on Thursday at 10amCT at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel.

Marcine was born in Glasgow, KY on June 4, 1950, a daughter of the late Helen (Pelston) and Clyde Petty.

She was the wife of Paul Melson.

Marcine is also survived by:
  • A son, Ricky Bailey
  • Four sisters, Irene Firkins, Judy (Eugene) Bunch, Teresa Scott, Vicki (Gary) Melson
  • A brother, Coy Dean (Vickie) Petty
  • Two Grandchildren
  • Nine Great Grandchildren
  • A host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews
She is preceded in death by her parents, and first husband James Bailey.

H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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