Graveside inurnment services to celebrate the life of Dorris Houser Melton, 89, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, April 30, 2016, at Wateree Baptist Church Cemetery. Reverend Taylor Wells will officiate. The family suggests that memorials be made to Wateree Baptist Church, 2024 Haile Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Dorris H. Melton died Sunday, April 24, 2016. She was the widow of the late Clyburn Russell Melton. Dorris was born in Camden, SC, the daughter of the late Jack and Ruth Spradley Houser. Dorris was a former employee of the Elgin Watch Company and a supervisor for Skyline Manufacturing Company. She was a member of Wateree Baptist Church.
Dorris is survived by her granddaughters: Kimberly Sims (Gary) of Lugoff, SC, Jodi Joyner ( Darrell) of Camden, SC, and Shannon Christine Wadford of Camden, SC; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Lou Barnes and Ernestine Napper, both of Camden, SC.
Besides her husband, she was predeceased by a son, Gerald Melton and a brother, Jack Houser, Jr.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Melton family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.