Fairview - Melissa Lynn Cabe Kelly, 34, of Fairview, passed away Sunday, February 9, 2014.
She was born June 6, 1979 in Michigan and has been a resident of Buncombe County for most of her life.
Melissa lived for her only son, Ashton Cabe Kelly, whom she was very proud of. He played football and other sports for AC Reynolds. She also loved her mother and best friend, Brenda Cabe and loving father, Wayne Cabe. Melissa was a member of Trinity of Fairview. She was a loving daughter, mother and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.
Melissa is preceded in death by her brother, Rodney Wayne Cabe; and nanny, Cora Starnes.
In addition to her parents and son, she is survived by her aunts and uncle from Michigan; numerous aunts and uncles from North Carolina; and her supportive friend, Robin Bryant.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Harwood Home for Funerals with the Reverend Stacey Harris officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
Arrangements are in the care of Harwood Home for Funerals. www.harwoodhomeforfunerals.com
Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Feb. 13, 2014