Originally created 11/30/00

Michael Melton



HEPHZIBAH - Michael Anthony Melton, 1, of Teakwood Drive, died Friday, Nov. 24, 2000, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at W.H. Mays Mortuary, Augusta, with the Rev. Sadie Allfred officiating. Burial will be in Mount Olive Memorial Gardens, Augusta.

Michael was a native of Richmond County.

The family said: "Michael, thanks for making granny so happy. I will truly miss and love you always. Love, Granny."

Survivors include his parents, Jerome Jr. and Tammicia Melton, Hephzibah; three brothers, Isaiah Stephen Melton, Marquise Demetrius Thomas and Jerome Ronnie Melton III, all of Hephzibah; two sisters, Destiny Michelle Melton and Angel Mikale Melton, both of Hephzibah; his paternal grandfather, Jerome Melton Sr.; his paternal grandparents, James E. and Ethel Turner; his maternal grandparents, Stephen and Patricia L. Prude; his paternal great-grandparents, Frank H. and Ethel K, Simmons; his maternal great-grandmother, Sara Jane Prude; and his maternal great-grandparents, Troy and Annie Mae Usher.

Pallbearers will be Christopher Turner and Joseph Simmons.

Friends may call at the residence, or at the residence of James Turner, or at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 30, 2000