Melva McLeod
Funeral Date: 9/4/2019

Melva McLeod, age 84, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Green Gables Senior Living in Wentzville, MO. She was born June 19, 1935 in Hampton, AR to the late Ora Arlice and Effie Lou Jane Hudson Holmes. Melva was a 1953 graduate of Hampton High School. She was united in marriage on December 12, 1953 in Norphlett, AR to LaMar Reed McLeod who passed away July 27, 2002. She was a longtime nursing home cook. Melva was a member of Foristell Church of Christ. She is also preceded in death by three brothers; Willie, Lewis and Jim Holmes; one grandson, Zach Horton. Survivors include her children; Vickie Horton and husband Jerry, of Wilmington, NC, Karen McLeod of Wentzville, MO, Tom McLeod and wife Debbie of Fulton, MO and Charlie McLeod and wife Amy of Lake St. Louis, MO; nine grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. Melva also leaves two sisters; Bobbie Hollis of Locust Bayou, AR and Marlene Lutrell of Pine Bluff, AR; many nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. Graveside service was 10:00 a.m. Wednesday September 4 at Childs Cemetery in Banks, AR with Rev. Steve Chambliss officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home.



Name: Diane Hudnall
Message: Your family is like family to me, and I grieve with you! Hugs to all!!❤️

Name: Steve and Deb Akers
Message: Wish we could be with all of you on this day. We love you.

Name: Larry Holmes
Message: Condolences, thoughts and prayers are with the family, nothing but great memories of aunt Melva

Name: Mike and Linda Price
Message: Thinking of you all during your time of grief. Our prayers are with you. Love you, Mike and Linda

Name: Brenda Hudson Hazzard
Message: Prayers for the family. Many wonderful memories The Roy Hudson family