Mildred R. "Millie" Melton, 69, of Inverness, Florida, passed away May 17, 2014, at Hospice of Citrus County, Inverness. She was born Dec. 2, 1944, in Mount Eagle, Tennessee, to the late William M. and Ada R. (White) Hendry. Mildred was a housekeeper for homes and businesses, and arrived in this area in 2007, coming from Marathon, Florida. She was a Baptist by faith, and enjoyed crocheting, knitting, NASCAR races, flower gardening and spending time with her family.
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She is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, Lloyd Melton. Other survivors include children, Lisa (Lloyd) Lumbert of Loxahatchee, Florida, Bobby Cotner of Lehigh Acres, Florida, and Ila (Mike) Sippel of Inverness; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two children, Tommy and Frankie Cotner.
A celebration of life memorial service is scheduled at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, at the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory, Inverness.
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Chas E. Davis Funeral Home
3075 S. Florida Ave. Inverness, FL 34450
Published in Citrus County Chronicle from May 18 to May 19, 2014