Evelyn "Punkin" Worrell Melton

Evelyn "Punkin" Worrell Melton, 85, passed away Friday, November 4, 2016. She was born November 22, 1930 in Edgecombe County to the late Raymond and Violet Clay Worrell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William "Bill" Henry Melton; son William Raymond Melton; brother, Raymond Worrell and a grandson, Marty Deans.

She is survived by son, George Henry Melton; daughter, Gail Melton Edwards and fiancé, Timmie Gardner; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.

Services were held Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016 at Cornerstone Funeral Home. Burial followed at Whitakers Cemetery.