2009-12-10 / Obituaries

Jessie E. Mellott

York Haven, 71

Jessie Ellen Mellott, 71, of York Haven, died Thursday, December 3, 2009, at Harrisburg Hospital.

She retired as a manager from Bavarian Pretzel, Capital City Mall, Camp Hill, and was a member of New Life Baptist Church, New Cumberland.

Born in McConnellsburg on November 24, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Sam and Gladys (Shumaker) Peck. She was the widow of Kenneth Marvin Mellott.

Surviving are a son and his wife, Marvin W. and Cindy Mellott of New Cumberland; two daughters: Teresa K. and husband Randy Baughman of Dillsburg and Kimberly A. Buss of New Cumberland; three brothers, Samuel “Bud” Peck, Gary Peck and Dean Peck, all of McConnellsburg; four sisters: Doris Strait and Nancy Eichelberger, both of McConnellsburg; Erma Henry of Hustontown and Carol Watters of McConnellsburg; nine grandchildren: Wendy, Sheri, Mandy, Tara, Jonathan, Kelly, Kyle, Stephanie and Bubby; three great-grandchildren: Maddy, Andon and Ciarra; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday in her church with Pastor Ronnie G. Riggins officiating. Burial was in Emanuel Cemetery, Fairview Twp.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Life Baptist Church, PO Box 193, 530 Big Springs Road, New Cumberland, PA 17070.

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