Originally created 04/27/01

Mrs. Bobbie Melton



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Bobbie Cook Melton, age 79, of Augusta passed away, Wednesday evening, April 25, 2001, at Doctors Hospital. A native and lifelong resident of Augusta, Mrs. Melton was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who loved each and every member of her family. She preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Melton, who passed away in December of 1999. She is survived by her daughter, Kay Raney; one granddaughter; Dana Raney two great-grandsons, Alexander and Seth Raney, all of Augusta, one stepson, Sam Melton, and his wife, Katharine, North Augusta, two step granddaughters, Elizabeth Melton, Columbia, S.C., and Claire Melton, North Augusta, S.C., and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be at 11 am, Saturday, April 28, 2001, from the graveside in Hillcrest Memorial Park, with Reverend Jacob Malone officiating. Pallbearers will be Chuck Cook, Tony Jones, and Jimmy Roberts. Honorary pallbearer will be Dan Cook. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road. The Augusta Chronicle-April 27, 2001