Guida Yvonne Melton Carico, 89, of Woodlawn, Va., passed away Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, in the Twin County Regional Hospital.
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Carico was born on Dec. 9, 1924, in Carroll County, Va., to Willie and Grace Rector Melton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Earon Carico.
Survivors include a daughter, Roseanna Carico; son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Sharon Carico, all of Woodlawn, Va.; grandchildren and spouses, Delane Carico and wife, Kathy of Fancy Gap, Va., Dr. Kerri Gray and husband Dr. Anthony Gray of Bluff City; brother and sister-in-law, Rupert and Nell Melton of Galax, Va.; sisters-in-law, Jo Melton and Annalee Carico; brother-in-law and wife, Warren and Jessie Carico; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held today, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at 11 a.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Edward Bowman and the Rev. Wayne Marion. Burial will follow in the Ellis Melton Cemetery on the Joy Ranch Road. The family received friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
Published in Galax Gazette from Aug. 15 to Aug. 17, 2014