Funeral services for Sibyl Warren Melton will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, April 18, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Ronnie Whitlock. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Minden. The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 p.m., Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Sibyl was born Dec. 23, 1918, in Emerson, Ark. and entered into rest April 15, 2014, in Minden.
Her husband, Morris Melton Sr.; son, Morris Melton Jr.; sister, Betty Warren Irby; granddaughter, Lisa Parker Gruner; grandson, Danny Parker; and son-in-law, Jerry Talton preceded her in death.
She is survived by her daughters, Nedra Parker and husband, Bobby of Minden, Nelda Talton of Sibley, Marshia Davis and husband, Dickie of Minden and Nancy Goodwin and husband, Lynn of Minden; sisters, Lila Mae Hinze of Minden and Norma Guthrie and husband, Joe of Minden; brother, Bobby Warren and wife, Shirley of Heflin; 16 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be grandsons, Robert, Richard, Pete, Tiger, Jimmy, Chad, Jason and Jeff.
Special thanks to Lila Mae Hinze (sister), Amedisys nurses and Jerri Kelly.