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Madge Melton, 90, Adair Co., KY (1926-2016)

She was from a highly regarded family in Adair County. She retired from Fruit of the Loom, worked as a mail carrier, for Adanta and she was a strong supporter of the Republican party.
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Madge Melton, 90, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 5:33amCT at her home.

Funeral services will be held Friday, October 7, 2016 at 3pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville St., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Terry Shelley officiating. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 5pmCT Thursday.

Madge Melton, 90, Adair Co., KY (1926-2016)
She was born September 15, 1926, in Cumberland County, Kentucky, to the late John Crit and Edna Anderson Myers. She died Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at the age of 90 years, 20 days.

She was retired from Fruit of the Loom, a former mail carrier, worked for Adanta and was a strong Republican.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Melton on August 16, 2012.

Survivors include:
  • Three sons and daughters-in-law Dale and Ruth Melton, Gary and Ann Melton all of Columbia, Jerry and Susan Melton of Russell Springs

  • One brother H. P. Myers of Albany, Indiana

  • 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild and a host of other relatives and friends
In lieu of flowers, a donation to Hosparus of Green River would be appreciated. These can be made at the funeral home.

Leave a message of condolence. Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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Madge Melton, 90, Columbia, KY

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