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Obituary for Beulah Melton (Bohannon)

Beulah (Bohannon) Melton, 77, of Livingston, Tennessee passed from this life Wednesday, February 8, 2023.

Beulah was born Sunday, September 9, 1945, and she was the daughter of the late General Alcorn Bohannon and the late Mattie Elizabeth (Conley) Bohannon.

Beulah was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister, and friend to all who knew her.  She had the gift of joy and everyone that knew her got to experience that.  

She was a member of Eastwood Baptist Church in Cookeville.

Beulah is survived her loving Husband, Sammy Melton.

2 Daughters:
Mary K. Campbell and her husband, Allen
Marsha F. Thayer and her husband Randy

11 Grandchildren:
Kimberly Hampton, Amanda Ziegler, Kassey Laney, Kameron Laney, Kliford Laney, Khrystan Laney, Mikeal David Jock, Kellye M. Jock, Kelsye M. Stocstill, Hunter G. Campbell, Brooke A. Dalton.

19 Great Grandchildren:

Jill Choate

2 Brothers:
Jack Bohannon
Robert Bohannon

In addition to her parents, Beulah is preceded in death by her 1st Husband: Harlis E. Garrett, 2nd Husband: David Sullivan, 3rd Husband: Clifford Phillips, Daughter: Janice Laney, Son: James Eugene Garrett, 5 Sisters: Grace Best, Mazie Eldridge,  Hazel Stephens, Eula Thurman, and Joyce Durham,  4 Brothers: Millard Bohannon, Willard Bohannon, David Bohannon, Poteet Bohannon,

Funeral Service for Beulah (Bohannon) Melton will be held Saturday, February 11, 2023, at 2:00 pm at Eastwood Baptist Church with Bros. Mike Owens and Chris Blair officiating.  Interment will follow in the James Bohannon Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be held Saturday, February 11, 2023, from 12:00 pm until the time of service at 2:00 pm at Eastwood Baptist Church.

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Arrangements entrusted to Crest Lawn Funeral Home.