Obit: Virginia Melton

Obit: Virginia Melton

April 28th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Virginia "Jean" Melton, 84, of Chattanooga, went to be with the Lord on Friday, April 27, 2012, from a local health center.She was a member of Bartlebaugh Baptist Church and had retired from U.S. Stove.She was preceded in death by her father and mother, William "Sam" and Lena Duggan Sholtz; one brother, William "Junior " Sholtz; and her granddaughter, Jamie Melton.She is survived by her children, Wilma Melton, Sandy (Reed) Bacon, and Dwayne (Linda) Melton, all of Chattanooga; grandchildren, Jenny (Eddie) Holloway, Andi Ostovich, Becki (Scott) DeFriese, Jacqui Bacon and Kelly (Eric) Peterson; great grandchildren, Brad and Wes (Ashley) Jetter, Jared DeFriese, Abby Ostovich, Bess Bacon, and Andrew Peterson; three sisters, Ruth Fann, Jo (Corky) Hindman and Katherine Moyers; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today and on Sunday up to the hour of service at the funeral home or you may visit the on line guest book at www.turnerfamilyfuneralhome.com.Funeral service will be held on at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Highway 58 Chapel of Turner Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Ferguson officiating.Interment will follow in Bartlebaugh Baptist Church Cemetery.Arrangements are by Turner Funeral Home Inc., Highway 58 Chapel 622-3171.