2018-07-26 / Obituaries

Carolyn A. Mellott

Fort Loudon, 72

Carolyn A. Mellott, 72, Fort Loudon, died Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at her residence.

She was born in Mc- Connellsburg, May 4, 1946, a daughter of the late Anna (Tritle) DeShong and Charles Hardman. She was the widow of John “David” Mellott, whom she married February 5, 1967. He preceded her in death July 10, 2017.

She attended Asbury United Methodist Church in Harrisonville.

She was a homemaker for most of her younger years, taking care of her children before she went to work later in life. She enjoyed playing bingo and loved taking care of and feeding her family.

She is survived by daughters: Susanna R. Shipp, Ft. Loudon; and Sandra K. (wife of William) Robinson, Chambersburg; a son, Mark D. (husband of Renita) Mellott, Dry Run, Pa.; brothers: Robert (companion of Lana Buterbaugh) DeShong, Mechanicsburg; and Brad DeShong, Mercersburg; sisters: Deanna Strait, Dry Run, and Beth Daniels, Mc- Connellsburg; five grandsons; two granddaughters; and five great -granddaughters.

Funeral services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 11 a.m., Friday, July 20. Pastor Gail Kitchen and Pastor Dick Bernhard officiated. Interment was at Asbury United Methodist Cemetery, Harrisonville.

Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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