Melvin R. Lilly

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Melvin Roosevelt Lilly, 81, of 821 Ocean Highway, Hertford, died at Brian Center Health and Rehab, Hertford, Monday, March 3, 2014.

Funeral services will be held at Melton Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Winfall, Saturday at 2:30 p.m. with rev. Alvin Boone as Pastor and Pastor James Carolyn Wynn as Eulogist. Burial will be in Cedarwood Cemetery, Hertford. The body will lie in state from 1:30 until time of service. The family will receive friends at the home of the deceased. Dennis J. Stallings Memorial Funeral Home, Gatesville, is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Lilly was the son of the late Ernest Lilly and the late Sarah Modlin Lilly. Survivors include his wife, Rosie Skinner Lilly of the home; two daughters, Constance Brown of Elizabeth City and Sheilah A. Bellamy (Lydell) of Capitol Heights, Md.; one son, Melvin R. Lilly Jr. (Veronica) of Mevedes, Calif.; ten grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
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Dennis J. Stallings Memorial Funeral Home
202 Church Street
Gatesville, NC 27938
252-357-5200
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Published in The Daily Advance on Mar. 7, 2014