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Donna Sue Lewis Melton, 60, Burkesville, KY (1952-2012)

She was a member of a large, highly regarded Cumberland County, KY family. She was a member of Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Spencer Street, and a home health aide for Family Home Health.
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Donna Sue Lewis Melton, age 60, of Burkesville, Ky. passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2012, at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky.

Funeral services for Donna Sue Lewis Melton will be conducted on Saturday October 20, 2012 at 1pmCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, Ky. Burial will follow in the Smith Grove Cemetery. The family requests visitation after 10amCT, on Friday, October 19, 2012 until time of service on Saturday.

Donna Sue Lewis Melton, 60, Burkesville, KY (1952-2012)

She was born on Thursday, May 8, 1952 in Clinton County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of the late Jimmy and Ruby Jewell Radford Lewis. She died Wednesday, October 17, 2012, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 60 years, 5 months, and 12 days.

She was a member of Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Spencer Street, and a home health aide for Family Home Health.

In addition to her parents, Jimmy and Ruby Jewell Radford Lewis she was preceded in death by her husband, Harve O'dell Melton, her brother, James Walter Lewis, her sister and brother-in-law, Mary Helen and Bobby Thrasher, her son-in-law, Kenny Lee Sizemore, and her pastor, Bro. Joe Pace.

Survivors include: She is survived by the following:
  • Her daughter: Christie Sue Sizemore of Burkesville, KY

  • Her son: James Harve (and Valerie) Melton of Monticello, KY

  • Her grandchildren: Kendra Sue O'Dell Sizemore, John Guffey, Brandy Mason (and Shannon Sullivan), Roger Harold (and Cindel) Mason, Wesley (and Julie) Hicks

  • Her sister, Alta Sherrell of Burkesville, KY

  • Her brothers-in-law, Ernest (and Sue) Melton of Burkesville, KY; Wendell (and Carla) Melton of Orlando, Florida; Johnny (and Joyce) Melton of Simpsonville, KY

  • Her sisters in law: Jo Lewis of Alex, Oklahoma; Ruth (and Dewey) Young of Burkesville, KY

  • Her older uncle, Raymond (and Martha) Radford of Burkesville, KY

  • A host of nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, great-great nieces and great-great-nephews

  • A host of cousins, as well as her church family and friends

  • and her special friend, Arilla Murley
Professional service provided by Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY. With Online condolences at

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Donna Sue Melton, 60, Burkesville, KY (d. Oct. 17, 2012)

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