|Birth: ||Dec. 31, 1946|
|Death: ||Oct. 31, 2011|
Dec. 31, 1946 - Oct. 31, 2011 Melva was born Dec. 31, 1946, in Bakersfield, MO, to Eugene and Ruby Griffith. She attended school in Kansas City, KS, graduating from Washington High School in 1965. On July 23, 1965 she married Ray Morgan and together they had two children, Monica and Zane. She operated Nails by Melva in Tonganoxie, KS, for several years. She was also employed by Unlimited Fitness Club in Tonganoxie for seven years until becoming ill. Melva was preceded in death by her father, Eugene Griffith. She is survived by her husband, Ray Morgan, of the home; her daughter, Monica Rose and her husband, Thad, of Tonganoxie; her son Zane Morgan and his wife, Teri, also of Tonganoxie; her mother, Ruby Hawley, of Tonganoxie; one sister, Jannie Kerns, of Tonganoxie; one brother, Roger Griffith, of Tonganoxie; five grandchildren that she cherished deeply: Morgan Durkin, Derek Rose, Clay Rose, Taylar Morgan, & Zac Morgan. Services will be held at Tonganoxie Christian Church at 7 p.m., Thurs., Nov. 3. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation be made to the American Cancer Society .
Published in the Kansas City Star November 2, 2011
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: GBern.O
Record added: Nov 16, 2011
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