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John  Elbert Melton
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Obituary for John Elbert Melton

John Elbert Melton, 95, of Peachtree City passed away on March 28, 2017 at his residence. He was born on December 24, 1921 to the late Vester and Dovie Melton in East Point, Georgia. John served his country in WWII, during the European Theater, in the United States Army.

John was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Jewel Rocker Melton, and his daughter, Charlotte Melton. He is survived by his daughters, Jeanie (Harold) Gunnin, Linda (Thomas) Akins, and Brenda (Bill) Moore; son, John R. Melton; five grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.

There will be a graveside service at 2:00 PM on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens in College Park. Expressions of sympathy may be made in contributions to Special Olympics

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Graveside Service




2:00 PM
Forest Lawn Memorial Garden

5575 Mallory Road
College Park, GA 30349

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Forest Lawn Memorial Garden

5575 Mallory Road
College Park, GA 30349

Memorial Contribution

Special Olympics

4000 Dekalb Technology Parkway Building 400,
Suite 400
Atlanta , Georgia 30340

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