Edna Marie Melton, 90 of Fredericktown, died Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Stockhoff Nursing Center in Fredericktown. She was born June 25, 1928 in Silva, Missouri a daughter of Dewey and Bertha (Lunyou) Williams.
Edna married Elmer Francis Melton in 1959 in St. Louis. He preceded her in death June 3, 2003. Mrs. Melton's parents also preceded her.
Survivors include sons Dale Melton of Orlando, Florida and Ronald Melton of West Palm Beach, Florida; four grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
In her early years Edna had worked at Hussman Refrigeration in St. Louis. She loved cats and watching the birds, gardening and going to church. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Poplar Bluff.
Funeral services were Friday, March 2, 2018, at Wilson Funeral Home with Bro. Clyde Bess officiating. Interment was at the George Tidwell Cemetery near Silva.