Freda "Teadee" Chapman Melton, 87, of Hazard, passed away Friday, Dec. 27, at Hazard ARH. She was the daughter of the late Willie Chapman and the late Fannie Chapman. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Fred Melton; one daughter, Rhonda Moore; one grandson, Damon Moore; one son-in-law, Bobby Moore; six sisters, Ollie Mobelini, Virgie Pelfrey, Mabel Steele, Edith Marlowe, and Helen Chandler; and one brother, Homer Chapman.
She is survived by one daughter, Charlotte and Jerry Wyrick; one son, Randall Napier; one special niece, Connie Speaks; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a host of other special nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Arrangements were handled by Maggard Mountain View Chapel, where the family received friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday, Dec. 30, at Lothair Presbyterian Church. Funeral services were held immediately after, with Red. Dana Feltner officiating. Internment was at the Rest Haven Cemetery, in Jeff.