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Benjamin H Melton
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1888
Death: Nov. 21, 1964
Springfield
Greene County
Missouri, USA

B. H. "Ben" Melton, 76, a retired Ozark farmer, was pronounced dead on arrival early Saturday early Saturday at St, John's Hospital in Springfield. He had been ill only a short time. Mr. Melton, a blacksmith for several years in the Stone County community of Hootentown, was a member of the Selmore Christian Church. Survivors are his wife, Gertrude of the home; three sons, Ward, Springfield, Howard, Ozark and Leroy, Ontario, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. Myrtle Koch, Route 1, Nixa and Mrs. Anna Kissee, Route 1, Ozark; nine grandchildren and one great grandchild. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Monday in Harris Chapel at Ozark with the Rev. Harold Mayes officiating. Burial was in Selmore Cemetery. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Gertrude Blevins Melton (1892 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Selmore Cemetery
Ozark
Christian County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Jan 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17470586
Benjamin H Melton
Added by: Mary Legg Parenteau
 
Benjamin H Melton
Added by: Mary Legg Parenteau
 
Benjamin H Melton
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Added by: Mary Fallwell Henderson
 
 
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To one of my great Uncles. Your sister Ida Rachel Melton, Hooton was my grand mother. Your great nephew Gary and great nieces Carol and Linda Wood.
- GARY WOOD
 Added: Nov. 6, 2014

- Lillie Riney
 Added: Jan. 15, 2007
 
 
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