Harry T. Melvin

HENDERSONVILLE-Harry T. Melvin died July 14, 2013 in Hendersonville, NC at 92 years of age. Harry, born in Atlanta, GA moved to Hendersonville in 1959 where he met and married his wife Mary, four years later. For the last 50 years, Harry and Mary have met and enjoyed many friends in the community and were quite happy as they looked to celebrate 50 years of marriage later this month. Harry, like most of his family, never met a stranger and truly enjoyed his long walks in the community and visiting with his neighbors and friends. He and Mary greatly enjoyed the company of their children, nephews, nieces and many grandchildren scattered around the Hendersonville area and in Montana. Harry is survived by his wife Mary (Cline), daughter Colleen Anderson, both of Hendersonville; son David Anderson of Tuxedo, NC; son Michael Anderson of Billings, Montana ; and nephews Lamar Melvin and Harry Melvin, both of Atlanta, GA . A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at the 1st Wesleyan Church (911 Highland Ave, Hendersonville, NC) on Monday, July 22nd from 5:00 to 7:00PM with a Memorial Service from 6:00 to 6:30PM.

Published in The Times-News on July 17, 2013