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Melba R. Meriwether

Melba Rose Meriwether, 93, Georgetown, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Beehive Homes in Georgetown.
Born Jan. 1, 1920, in Crandall, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Beulah Baylor Ehalt.
She was a homemaker and a member of Valley View Golf Course, where she was the Ladies Golf Club Champion in 1981 and 1985, and Christ United Methodist Church in Georgetown.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd Meriwether; a brother, Alvin Ehalt; and a sister, Norma Kinder.
Survivors include a son, Ronny Meriwether of New Albany; a daughter, Carlotta (Carla) Meriwether of New Albany; a brother, Edward Ehalt of Georgetown; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 1 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, Jan. 24, after 9:30 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown.
Funeral: Thursday, Jan. 24, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Wolfe Cemetery near Georgetown.
The family suggests memorial gifts to her church.