Rushville Republican

August 19, 2013

Carolyn J. Melton, 82

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Carolyn J. Melton, 82, of Rushville, passed away Friday, Sept. 16, 2013 in Indianapolis.

She had lived to Rush County since 1983 and lived in Shelby County prior to then.

Carolyn was born Sept. 13, 1930 in Shelbyville to the late Roberta (Kaster) Vollrath. She married Charles W. Melton Sept. 15, 1951; he preceded her in death Sept. 15, 2009. Carolyn was a housewife and homemaker, and was a member of Little Flatrock Christian Church.

She leaves behind one son, Jim Melton and wife Mary Beth of Glenwood; one brother, Carroll Kastor and wife Gwen of Fairland; two half-brothers, David Vollrath and wife Linda and Chuck Vollrath, both of Indianapolis; one grandson, Greg Melton and wife Marcia of Indianapolis; and two great-grandchildren, Ava and Anderson Melton.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her mother and husband.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20 at Little Flatrock Christian Church with Pastor Patrick Smith presiding. Burial will be in Little Flatrock Cemetery. Friends are welcome to visit from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Moster Mortuary, Rushville.

Memorial contributions may be made to Little Flatrock Christian Church.

Arrangements entrusted to Moster Mortuary.