|Birth: ||Oct. 16, 1918|
|Death: ||Jul. 9, 1974|
Parents: John and Edith Mellon
Spouse: Ruby F. Mellon
Riley T. Mellon
16 Oct 1918 - 9 Jul 1974
APPALACHIA, Va. óRiley Mellon, 55, died at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Lonesome Pine Hospital in Big Stone Gap after a prolonged illness.
He was a retired coal miner for the U.S. Steel Corp. in Lynch, Ky., and had been a resident of Appalachia for more than 30 years.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Ruby F. Mellon; five sons, Allie, Roy. Bass; Robert and Marvin, all of Appalachia; four daughters, Mrs. Wilma Jean Collier, Mrs. Margaret Falin, Miss Mary Mellon and Mrs. Lee Marcum, all of Appalachia; three brothers,George and Dee, both of Dayton, Ohio, and Johnnie of Big Stone Gap; two sisters, Mrs. Marie Hall of Norfolk, Va., and Mrs. Edna McCarroll of Inman, Va.;and 12 grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Inman Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. E.H. Insko and Rev Milan Hall officiating.
Burial will be in the Riverview Cemetery at East Stone Gap.
Pallbearers: Gary Bush. Claude Croin, Clyde Croin. John R. Mellon. Rickv Mellon. Tommv Haines. John McCarroll. Roy Allen Hall and Roger Hall.
Roy A. Green Funeral Home is in charge.
Ruby F. Mellon (1921 - 1978)
Marvin Mellon (1940 - 2013)*
East Stone Gap
Created by: Wamplerg
Record added: Jun 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92203198
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