Cathy Jo Melton (1956 - 2018)

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  • "Our Prayers are with your family. The Maples Family"
    - Donna Maples-Fansler
  • "In memory of a cheerful, fun-loving, very special cowgirl. ..."
    - AnnaGail Chapman
  • "I Love you baby sister. Connie"
    - Connie Melton
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Cathy Jo Melton, 61, of Amarillo passed from this life on Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Services will be held at 2:00 pm, September 4, 2018 in LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Coulter Road Chapel. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Funeral Directors, 8310 S. Coulter Road.

Cathy Jo was born December 21, 1956 in Castro Valley, California to George and Barbara Melton. She graduated from Canyon High School in 1975. Cathy attended Amarillo College where she received an AAS Degree in Radiography. She worked as a radiologic technologist at BSA Hospital, where she was the first technologist to do a MRI scan in Amarillo, Family Osteopathic Hospital and in the medical department at Pantex. She was a true cowgirl at heart where she loved riding horses and going to the horse races. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends during the holidays and BBQ's and watching her boyfriend, Larry play the steel guitar in his band.

She was preceded in death by her father, George B. Melton.

Left to cherish her memory are her two sons, Trevor Carver and Trey Carver and his wife, Courtney Carver; her mother, Barbara Melton; boyfriend, Larry Hamilton; brother, Keith Melton; sister, Connie Melton; five grandchildren; a nephew and two nieces.

The family would like to ask in lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to BSA Hospice of the Southwest so other families may receive the wonderful care that Cathy received.


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Amarillo, TX 79119
(806) 372-3233
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Published in Amarillo Globe-News from Sept. 2 to Sept. 3, 2018
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