Mrs. Mellanie Whitton Forester, age 56 was called home to the Lord on Monday, September 7, 2021. She was born in Inverness, FL to Buster and Joan Whitton, who had predeceased her. Mellanie was a proud of her heritage of being a Citrus County native and lifelong resident of Hernando, FL.
She was married for 34 years to the love of her life Ricky Forester. She leaves him and her beloved children, Kendra Forester, Kayla Forester and Kyle Forester, granddaughter, Lisa "Ellie" Nelson, sister Marlena (David) Armstrong, brother Milton "Lucky" (Trisha) Whitton, father in law Abe Forester and many aunts, cousins, nephew, nieces, in laws and great friends.
Mellanie retired from the Citrus County School system after 30 years of service. She was formerly a secretary for Crest School in Lecanto. She enjoyed crafting, fishing and laughing with family and friends.
Online condolences, memories and remembrances to celebrate her life may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneralHome.com.
A private family service is planned for a later date. Arrangements by the Inverness Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory.
Published by Citrus County Chronicle on Sep. 15, 2021.