Doris Lee Melchior, 82, a resident of Gamaliel passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at her home.
She was born February 19, 1931, in Covington, Kentucky to the late James W. and Alice Gaye Lee Fuller. Mrs. Melchior married Louis Francis Melchior on June 12, 1953, in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania. They relocated to Gamaliel 37 years ago from Houston, Texas. She was a member of the 101 Presbyterian Church in Gamaliel. Mrs. Melchior was preceded in death by her parents and a sister.
Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Lou Melchior of Gamaliel; a son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Barbara Melchior of Pearland, Texas; a grandson, Curtis Melchior of Texas and a great grandson, Tyler Melchior of Texas.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday May 14, 2013, at the 101 Presbyterian Church in Gamaliel with Pastor Jim Keyes officiating. Burial will follow in the Maynard Bend Cemetery under the direction of Conner-Hankins Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Henderson Food Pantry, c/o First Baptist Church Henderson, P.O. Box 8, Henderson, Arkansas 72544.
The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.conner-hankinsfuneralhome.com.