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Raymon Melton, 84, Burkesville, KY (1936-2020)

Raymon Melton of Burkesville passed away on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at his home. He was 84 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Thursday, March 12, 2020, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with burial in Modoc Cemetery.

The family requests visitation on Thursday, March 12, 2020, from NoonCT until the service time at 2pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Raymon was born on January 11, 1936 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Walter Melton and Ovie Riddle Williams. Raymon was a member of Burkesville Baptist Church and was a former oil field worker and farmer.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Nell Melton, one daughter Sherian Gray, and one brother Danny Melton.

Survivors Include:
  • One Son- Ricky Melton of Burkesville, KY
  • One Daughter- Sheila Norris of Burkesville, KY
  • Two Brothers- Wayne Melton of Burkesville, KY and Dewey Williams of Indiana
  • Two Sisters- Rachel Davis of Burkesville, KY and Betty Sue Poindexter of Indiana
  • 8 Grandchildren- Lori Poindexter, Stacy Vaughn, Brandon Melton, Brittany Rush, Kaitlyn Neal, Abby Neal, Noah Neal, Morgan Neal
  • 11 Great Grandchildren- Eston Sells, Autumn Sells, Elle Sells, Padon Vaughn, Charlotte Vaughn, Reese Melton, Jayden Neal, Legend Poindexter, Benjamin Neal, Bryson Neal, Maydee Melton
  • A host of other relatives and friends
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Raymon Melton, 84, Burkesville, KY (1936-2020)

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