|Death: ||Oct. 23, 2001|
Bay Saint Louis
Daughter of Cyrus Cornwell and Rose Rassbach.
New Orleans, LA
October 25, 2001
Leah A.C. Melchert, widow of Charles L. Melchert, beloved Mother of Marie Burglass of Diamondhead, MS, died Tuesday, October 23, 2001 at 11:00 AM at Hancock Medical Center in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi.
Mrs. Melchert was a retired nursing instructor, member of the Great 100 Nurses of New Orleans, the American Red Cross, the A.A.R.P., and the Mount Olive Lutheran Church Ladies Auxiliary. She is survived by her daughter Marie Bishop Burglass, three grandchildren: Tracy Charles Bishop of Atlanta, GA, Mrs. Lori Lea Crowe of Tallahassee, FL, and Mrs. Holly Jo Moran of Pass Christian, MS, and two great-grandchildren: Leah Grace and Abigail Lea Crowe of Tallahassee, FL. Mrs. Melchert is also survived by two brothers and two sisters: Jerry Cornwell of Rosepine, LA, Lynn Cornwell of Merville, LA. Mrs. Esther Muller of Bremerton, WA and Mrs. Ruth Hawley of Lacomb, LA.
Funeral Services will be celebrated on Friday, October 26, 2001, at JACOB SCHOEN AND SON 3827 CANAL STREET AT N. SCOTT. Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM followed by a funeral service at 1:30 PM. Interment will be in Garden of Memories in Metairie
Cyrus S Cornwell (1891 - 1974)
Rose A Cornwell (1890 - 1981)
Charles L Melchert (1920 - 1994)*
Leah A. Cornwell Melchert (1912 - 2001)
Jerry Charles Cornwell (1920 - 2009)*
Lynn B. Cornwell (1924 - 2012)*
Garden Of Memories
Plot: Section K
Created by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
Record added: Nov 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44625431