FOUNTAIN INN - Donald "Don" Ray Melton, 69, husband of Judy Coker Melton, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.
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Mr. Melton was born in Inman to Wilbur Ray Melton and the late Annie Mabry Melton. He was retired from Kemet, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of Word of Life Ministries.
Surviving, in addition to his wife and father, are a son, Robbie Melton and wife Pam; a sister, Cindy Rincon and husband Joe; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by a son, Mile Melton.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Fletcher Funeral Service.
Funeral services: 1 p.m. Saturday in the Fletcher Funeral Service Chapel
Burial: Will follow in the Rose Hill Memorial Park Cemetery, Fallston
Funeral home: Fletcher Funeral Service is serving the family.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, may be made to the American Cancer Society of Greenville, 154 Milestone Way, Greenville, SC, 29615.
Published in Shelby Star on Jan. 4, 2014