Tony Lee Melton

Tony Lee Melton, 64, passed away on July 19, 2013.
He was born and raised in Dickinson. Tony went on to proudly serve in the United States Marine Corps and is a lifetime member of the VFW Post 6378. Tony later in life moved to Winona where he resided for the last 21 years. He retired from All Natural Stone and Grass as a truck driver in Tyler.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eldon and Hazel Melton; and brother, Larry Melton.
He is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Vickie Melton; his wonderful mother-in-law, Irene McCoy; sisters, Barbara Gonzalez and Marsha Franco; five daughters, Chris Melton, Michelle Melton, Chandra Remmert, Misty Cunningham and Brandi Kalkomey; five grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
The memorial service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at his home, 20348 Farm-to-Market Road 16 East, in Winona. There will be a barbecue following the service.
Please come and help us celebrate his life.

Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Aug. 3, 2013