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David Ottis Melton

March 29, 1959 October 20, 2017
David Ottis Melton
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Obituary for David Ottis Melton

David Melton, 58, of Petal, died Friday, October 20, 2017 at his residence in Petal. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the Petal Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with interment in Forrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery to follow.
David was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Petal. He retired after thirty-eight years of service with the Southern Company as a Senior Geographic Information Systems Analyst. He also served in the Mississippi Army National Guard for twelve years. He is preceded in death by his father, Ottis Melton.
He is survived by his son, Chance (Devin) Melton of Petal; his daughter, Heather (Kaleb) Wood of Ellisville; his mother, Mazie Nell Melton of Hattiesburg; a brother, Mike (Lauren) Melton of Jasper, GA; a sister, Kristi Estes of Johnson City, TN; three grandchildren, Kurt, Ella Klaire, and Eva Kate Wood, all of Ellisville.
Visitation for David will be from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the Petal Chapel of Moore Funeral Home.

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Forrest Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

1100 Carterville Rd
Petal, MS 39465

1100 Carterville Rd Petal 39465 MS
United States

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