The funeral for Melissa Suzanne Unwin, 27, of Seiling, will be 10 a.m. Monday at Elm Grove Church. Neil Unwin and Orville White, pastors, will officiate. Burial will be in Hope Cemetery, southeast of Chester. Arrangements are by Redinger Funeral Home, Seiling.
She was born May 15, 1979, in Fairview to Rick and Suzy Unwin and died Thursday, Aug. 17, 2006, at her home after a battle with cancer.
She was raised at Seiling and attended Seiling schools, graduating from high school in 1998. She continued her education at Northwestern Oklahoma State University in Alva before graduating from Oklahoma State University in May 2006 with a bachelor of arts degree in education. She attended First Assembly of God Church in Stillwater and was a member of Seiling Gospel Lighthouse.
Surviving are her parents, Rick and Suzy Unwin of Seiling; one brother, Chris Unwin of Stillwater; maternal grandmother, Lillian McCulley of Seiling; and paternal grandmother, Kathern Unwin of Chester.
She was preceded by both grandfathers: James Thomas McCulley, Sr. in 1996 and Roy Dean Unwin in 2003.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home, P.O. Box 236, Seiling, OK, 73663, to Hope Cemetery or Area Medical Foundation.
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Melissa, what a remarkable young woman. I know your mother and father. I wish I could have met you, it would have been a great honor. Rest in Peace knowing you are loved and in all our prayers. -
larry lawson Added: Nov. 4, 2015