Jasmine Elisa Melvin COLUMBIA - Jasmine Elisa Melvin, 3, entered eternal rest Tuesday, June 4, 2013 after a six month battle with a rare form of cancer. Jasmine is survived by her parents, Ryan and Zully Melvin of Columbia, SC; maternal grandparents, William Michael and Martha Hemlepp of York, SC; paternal grandparents, Lawrence and Betty W. Melvin of Columbia, SC; 4 aunts and 4 uncles, Elizabeth Hemlepp of Germantown, MD, Michael (Kathia) Hemlepp of Tamarac, FL, Craig (Lindsay) Melvin of Westport, CT; Lawrence (Angela) Meadows of Spartanburg and David Dumbroski of Germantown, MD and a host of other relatives and friends. Final services will be held at 1 PM Friday, June 7, 2013 at Brookland Baptist Church, 1064 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC. Pastor Charles B. Jackson, Sr. will preside. The body will be placed in sanctuary one hour prior to service. Burial will take place at Memorial Gardens, 9301 Wilson Road, Columbia, SC following services. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to "Team Jasmine: Beating Cancer," c/o Wells Fargo. A portion of contributions will benefit children's cancer research. Public viewing for Jasmine will be held Thursday, June 6, 2013 from 2 PM until 7 PM at Bostick-Tompkins Funeral Home 2930 Colonial Drive Columbia, SC. Online condolences may be expressed at http://www.firstfamilyfunerals.comsacred/. Sacred arrangements entrusted to First Family Funeral Home 930 Chesnee Highway of Spartanburg, SC.
Published in The State on June 6, 2013
Bostick-Tompkins Funeral Home
2930 Colonial Drive Columbia, SC 29203