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Alvin R. Melton

Alvin R. Melton Alvin R. Melton

Alvin R. Melton, 86, Corydon, died Thursday July 25, 2013, at Harrison Health & Rehabilitation Center in Corydon.
Born June 26, 1927, he was the son of the late Carl William and Margaret McKim Melton.
He worked nearly 40 years at Hoosier Panel as a mill room operator and was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church in New Middletown.
Survivors include his wife, Wilma (Jean) Melton; a son, Jerry Melton of Corydon; three daughters, Janet Sloan and Julie Harris, both of Corydon, and Juanita Gelter of Fort Pierce, Fla.; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, July 27, from 1 to 8 and Sunday, July 28, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Sunday July 28, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery in New Middletown.
Officiant: Pastor Stephen McAfee.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the American Diabetes Association.