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Henry Lee Melton

August 7, 1939 — August 29, 2021

Henry Lee Melton, 82, passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021 at his home. A lifelong resident of Cleveland, he retired from Bendix/Honeywell. He was a member of the U.S. Army before marrying the love of his life and starting a family. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nina Ruth Melton; son, Milan Henry Melton; parents, William McKinley and Ethel Rose Melton; brothers: Fred, Carson, Clifford, William Jr., Joe, and James Melton; and sister, Anna Ruth Lee. Survivors include his daughters, Melissa Barrett (Gill), and Michelle Melton; grandchildren: Brandon Melton, Amber Rosencrantz (Zach), Skyler Boatwright, Kaylee Melton, Britlee Melton, and Weston Melton; great granddaughter, Alinity Rosencrantz; brother, David Melton (Marie); and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with Pastor Timothy Gann officiating. Due to the rising COVID numbers, the family has requested that guests wear mask and practice social distancing. We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Melton family guestbook at
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