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 Leslie F Mellott

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Leslie F Mellott

  • Birth 5 May 1920 Elkhart, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 8 Jun 2003 Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Bushnell, Sumter County, Florida, USA
  • Plot Sec 203, Site 558
  • Memorial ID 49476607

Leslie F. Mellott, 79, of Fairington Court, died at 3:40 a.m. Sunday, June 8, 2003, at Columbus Regional Hospital. He was owner of a mowing service and a former CarQuest employee. He was a member of Gen. George Patton's 3rd Army during World War II and one of his battalion's four survivors of the Battle of the Bulge. Mr. Mellott was a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, a member of Shiloh Baptist Church, a former member of several camping clubs and enjoyed fishing. The funeral will be at 6 p.m. today at Vernon Jewell–Nick Rittman Funeral Home with the Rev. Richard Yeaton officiating. Calling will be from 4 p.m. to service time today. Burial will be at Florida National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Hospice of South Central Indiana and Friends of 4–H. Mr. Mellott was born May 5, 1924, in Elkhart, the son of Abraham and Inez Morrison Mellott. He married Shirley Morrison on June 4, 1971. Survivors include a daughter, Kristina Whipker of Columbus; grandchildren Katrina Whipker–Brumley, Tricia Ritz and Troy Whipker; and six great–grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife on July 26, 1996; and several brothers and sisters.


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  • Created by: GerbLady
  • Added: 9 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49476607
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leslie F Mellott (5 May 1920–8 Jun 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49476607, citing Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Sumter County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by GerbLady (contributor 46637511) .