|Birth: ||Apr. 17, 1903|
|Death: ||Jul. 19, 1999|
CLINTON, Tenn. --- Clara Elsie Melvin, 96, died Monday, July 19, 1999, in Oak Ridge, Tenn.
Mrs. Melvin was born April 17, 1903, in St. Louis, and had been a resident of Clinton for the past two years. She was a former resident of Biloxi for 50 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Edison Melvin; and a daughter, Florence Firestine.
Survivors include a daughter, Jean Duley of Powell, Tenn.; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. Friday at Holly-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton where friends may call one hour before service time. Burial will be Monday at Biloxi National Cemetery. Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Home in Gulfport is in charge of local arrangements.
The family prefers memorials to a favorite charity.
Publihed July 22, 1999 The Sun Herald
James Edison Melvin (1896 - 1976)
Biloxi National Cemetery
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