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 Melba Fern <I>Crow</I> Doan

Melba Fern Crow Doan

Death 21 Nov 2012 (aged 82)
Burial Potts Camp, Marshall County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 101245139 · View Source
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MELBA FERN DOAN, 82, of Collierville, cherished wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died November 21, 2012, at Methodist Hospice Residence.

A member of the Humes High School Class of 1948 in Memphis, Melba met her husband, Leland Vernon "LV," of 65 years as neighbors at the age of 12.

She was a loving homemaker and lived an honorable life devoted to Jesus demonstrating the beauty of unselfishness and unconditional love with a kind word to everyone she met.

Melba is survived by her beloved husband; her sister Joy Maxey and brother Ralph Crow, Jr.; daughters Cheryl Jones, Janice Jaudon, Denise Young, Beverly Loft and son Leland Doan, Jr; sons-in-law, Bobby Young and Ronald Jaudon; grandchildren, Christopher and Jennifer Jaudon, Justin and Dalton Young, Marvin Loft, III, and Jesse Doan; granddaughters-in-law Stephanie Jaudon, Stacey Loft and Dotty Young; and great-grandchildren, Alexa and Alston Jaudon, Lily, Eva and Annabelle Young, Marvin Loft, IV, and Eli Loft and Dylan, Zakery and Landon Doan.

She is predeceased by her brother Bobby Crow.

Visitation will take place at the Collierville Funeral Home on Sunday, November 25 from 5-7 p.m. with a celebration of her life and home going at Chewalla Primitive Baptist Church and Chewalla Cemetery in Potts Camp, Mississippi, on Monday, November 26 at 11 a.m.

Collierville Funeral Home 901-853-2628

Published in The Commercial Appeal on November 25, 2012




  • Created by: Linda Wayman
  • Added: 25 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101245139
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melba Fern Crow Doan (5 Nov 1930–21 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101245139, citing Chewalla Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Potts Camp, Marshall County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Linda Wayman (contributor 47152231) .