Geraldine Ada Sterling Melton
(Feb. 10, 2013)
Geraldine Ada Sterling Melton of Bristol, formerly of
Sweetwater, departed this life to be with the Lord on Feb. 10, after a long
She was 74.
Preceded in death by: mother, Pearl Williams; and husband,
Marvin T. Melton Sr.
She leaves to cherish her life and memory, her children and
spouses: Paul Eugene and Karen Melton of Knoxville; Marvin Thompson and Regina
Melton Jr. of Dallas; Thomas Leroy Melton of Sweetwater; and Kaytheleen Elaine
and Eddie Blevins of Bristol;
Grandchildren-Christopher and wife, Chelsea Melton, Natasha
Else and Morgan Melton, all of Dallas; Alana Melton and Aidan Melton of
Knoxville; and Sydney Blevins and Sakota Blevins of Bristol;
Great-grandson-Jayven Melton of Sweetwater;
And a host of other relatives.
Funeral services will be Monday, Feb. 18, at noon
at the Sweetwater Bible Church with Rev. James Upton officiating. The family will
receive friends from 11 a.m.-noon, at the church. Interment will follow at
Sweetwater Memorial Gardens in Sweetwater. M.D. Dotson and Sons Funeral Home,
Athens, in charge of arrangements.