Clyde Oliver Melton Jr.

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Clyde Oliver Melton, Jr.
Butler, Georgia- Clyde Oliver Melton, Jr., 71, of Laurel Street, died Monday, July 9, 2018, at a local nursing home.The family will greet friends from 1:00pm-2:00pm, Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Bridges Funeral Home in Gray. Services will follow at 2:00pm, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Danny Mundy officiating. Interment will be at the Georgia Veteran's Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville.
Mr. Melton was born July 17, 1946, in Columbus and had lived most of his life in Butler. He was the son of the late Clyde Oliver Melton, Sr. and Lorraine Spivey Melton. Mr. Melton honorably served his country with the United States Army and was a former assistant professor for the University of Georgia.
Mr. Melton is survived by his brother and sister-in-law: Donnie and Sandra Melton; nephews: Chris Melton, Jonathan Melton and Joshua Melton; one great-nephew and seven great-nieces.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 4364 Upper River Road, Gray, Georgia 31032.
The family may be contacted at the residence of Donnie and Sandra Melton at 179 Fraley Street in Gray.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at:

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Published in The Telegraph on July 11, 2018
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