News Death Notice

LANDRUM, Melvin E. age 73 of Dayton, passed away Saturday, October 26, 2013. He was born October 24, 1940 in Hamilton, OH to his parents, Elmer & Lina (Singleton) Landrum. He is preceded in death by his son, Kenneth Landrum and father, Elmer. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Jean; daughter, Karen & Edward Ward; grandson, Thomas Ward of Roanoke, VA; mother, Lina Landrum of Fairfield; sister, Beverly & Bill Barger of Hamilton; brother, Darrell Landrum of Florida and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends. A funeral service will be held at 1 PM on Friday, November 1, 2013 at Newcomer Funeral Home, North Chapel (4104 Needmore Rd.) with Pastor Eddison Fox presiding. Interment will follow the service at Dayton Memorial Park. Family will receive friends from 5-8 PM on Thursday, October 31 at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Widows Home of Dayton, in Melvin's memory. Condolences may be made to the family at

Funeral Home

Newcomer Funeral Home & Crematory
235 Juneau Dr Louisville, KY 40243
(502) 245-0095

Published in Journal-News on Oct. 31, 2013