Dana T. Melton, 66, of Pinebluff, passed away on Aug. 3, 2012, at her residence.
A visitation will be held at Boles Funeral Home, 425 W. Pennsylvania Avenue, Southern Pines, on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m.
Funeral services will be on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Samaritan Colony, 136 Samaritan Drive, Rockingham. A visitation prior to services from 1 to 2 p.m. in Samaritan Colony Chapel. Interment Private.
Dana was born on Sept. 13, 1945, in Pinehurst to the late Sam and Edna Tyson.
She is survived by her husband David R. Melton; one son, Benjamin T. Kearns of Aberdeen; one grandson; one brother, Dennis Tyson of Travelers Rest, S.C.; two step-brothers, Tommy Cassidy and Billy Bullard; two step-sisters, Barbara Edwards and Linda Lowery; and many other family members and friends.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Samaritan Colony 136 Samaritan Drive Rockingham, NC 28379 or FirstHealth Hospice Foundation 150 Applecross Road Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Online condolences may be left at: www.bolesfuneralhome.com
Boles Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.in Southern Pines will be assisting the family.