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Robert Henry Melton, Sr.

May 5, 1936 May 7, 2019
Robert Henry Melton, Sr.
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Obituary for Robert Henry Melton, Sr.

Belmont, North Carolina

Robert Henry Melton, Sr., 83, passed awayTuesday, May 7, 2019. He was born May 4, 1936 in Gaston County, a son of the late Curtis Chester Melton and Elsie Kuykendall Melton and husband to Trudy Miller Melton.

Bob was a member of First Baptist Church of Mt. Holly. He worked diligently for the Mt. Holly Optimist Club. He was employed for 40 years with Duke Power both in Gastonia and Mt. Holly. Bob enjoyed playing "friendly" poker and was an avid Braves fan.

Survivors include his loving wife, Trudy Jeanne Melton; sons, Robert Henry Melton, Jr. and his wife, Yumi, Curtis Cameron Melton; with special affection, Edward McBride and his wife, Monika, Rebecca Smith, Jackie McBride; sister, Laura Melton Layel and husband, David; grandchildren, Taylor Melton and wife, Amanda, Davis Melton and wife, Kellie, Jacob Smith, Sawyer Smith; great grandson, Peyton Melton; numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at 10:00am - 11:00am, prior to the service.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00am, Friday, May 10, 2019 at the Bumgardner Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors, Belmont.

Interment will follow at Gaston Memorial Park.

Condolence messages may be sent online at www.McLeanFuneral.com. McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the Melton family.


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Visitation

Friday

10

May

10:00 AM 5/10/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 5/10/2019 11:00:00 AM
McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont

515 N. Central Avenue
Belmont, NC 28012

McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont
515 N. Central Avenue Belmont 28012 NC
United States

Service

Friday

10

May

11:00 AM 5/10/2019 11:00:00 AM
Bumgardner Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors

515 N Central Ave.
Belmont, NC 28012

Bumgardner Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors
515 N Central Ave. Belmont 28012 NC
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Gaston Memorial Park Final Resting Place

1200 South New Hope Road
Gastonia, NC 28054

1200 South New Hope Road Gastonia 28054 NC
United States
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