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William Robert Melson
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Birth: Dec. 21, 1867
Death: Aug. 12, 1951

THE HERALD-DEMOCRAT, Clarksville, Arkansas, Thursday, 16 August 1951.

"William Robert Melson, 84, a well-known resident of the Low Gap area, died at his home there Sunday, August 12. Funeral services were held Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock at the Oark High School Auditorium. Burial was in the Oark Cemetery under the direction of Cox Funeral Home of Clarksville.

Besides his wife, he is survived by three sons, Andrew of Stillwell, Oklahoma, and Virgil and Zanna of Ozone; three daughters, Mrs. J.A. Cooksey of Fort Smith and Mrs. Irene McCollum and Mada Ziegler of Effingham, Illinois." 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Marion Melson (1838 - 1923)
  Mary Emaline Kennerly Melson (1845 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Belle Bean Melson (1875 - 1961)*
 
 Children:
  Andrew S Melson (1894 - 1989)*
  Jettie Melson Cooksey (1895 - 1973)*
  Clemmie Melson (1897 - 1898)*
  Robbie Jean Melson Byrum (1908 - 1931)*
  Madave Melson Ziegler (1912 - 1989)*
  Zanna Melson (1917 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amanda Catherine Melson Campbell (1862 - 1899)*
  Lucinda Anglin Melson (1864 - 1864)*
  William Robert Melson (1867 - 1951)
  Clerica Arminda Melson McMillan (1869 - 1948)*
  John Wesley Melson (1874 - 1875)*
  Francis Elmer Melson (1880 - 1881)*
  Christaphor C Melson (1882 - 1967)*
  Easter Tennesse Melson Noel (1884 - 1966)*
  Absalom Melson (1886 - 1887)*
  Benjamin Harrison Melson (1889 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oark Cemetery
Oark
Johnson County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Dorothy Hartman
Record added: Dec 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101856820
William Robert Melson
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William Robert Melson
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