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Larry Alan Melton

March 10, 1954 ~ April 14, 2021 (age 67)


King- Larry Alan Melton, 67, of King, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. 

Mr. Melton was born in Columbus, OH on March 10, 1954 to the late Woodrow Wilson and Leah Mae Stockwell Melton.  He was employed with Wells Fargo for over thirty years.  He was an avid auto racing, NASCAR and NHRA fan, and enjoyed riding motorcycles. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife of over thirty years, Karen Melton. 

Left to cherish his memory is his sons: Jarred Melton of Hurricane, WV, and Joseph Melton of Lewisville, TX; and three brothers: Ken, Wayne, and Mike Melton. 

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at Slate Funeral Home with Pastor Garry Adkins officiating.

Memorial donations may be made to the Scleroderma Foundation: 300 Rosewood Dr. Ste. 105 Danvers, MA 01923.

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Memorial Service
April 20, 2021

2:00 PM
Slate Funeral Home
132 E Dalton Rd
King, NC 27021

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