2010-06-24 / Obituaries

Betty J. Mellott Needmore, 81

Betty Jane L. Mellott, 81, Needmore, Pa., died Wednesday, June 16, 2010, at The Shook Home, Chambersburg, Pa.

She was born in Mc- Connellsburg, Pa., on June 2, 1929, the daughter of the late Roy A. and Edith (Fix) Edith (Fix) Sheeder. She was the wife of Charles A. Mellott, whom she married on August 26, 1950.

She was a member of the Pleasant Ridge Church of the Brethren, Needmore, the Needmore Volunteer Fire Co.’s Ladies Auxillary, worked at The First National Bank of McConnellsburg and was an administrative assistant at Pleasant Ridge Church of the Brethren in Needmore, Pa., for 34 years.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by sons: Rodney C. (husband of Christina) Mellott of Chambersburg; Gregory A. Mellott (fiance of Susan Jacoby) of Needmore; Mark A. (husband of Connie) Mellott of Warfordsburg; a brother, LeRoy Sheeder, Mc- Connellsburg; seven grandchildren and three greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother, George Sheeder.

Services were held at Pleasant Ridge Church of the Brethren, Needmore, at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 20, 2010. Pastor Roger Truax and Pastor Chris Elliott officiated. Interment was made at Pleasant Ridge Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Needmore.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Betty Jane Mellott to the Pleasant Ridge Church of the Brethren Cemetery Fund, in care of Richard Wilson, 4566 Pleasant Ridge Road Needmore, PA 17238.

Arrangements were made by the Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., Mc- Connellsburg.

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