Mr. John B. Melton



Mr. John B. Melton, 83 of Poca went home to be with the Lord on March 8, 2020 after a short illness surrounded by his nieces and nephews.
John is preceded in death by his wife Mary "Sis" Melton; son Jeffrey and sisters Francis and Naoma.
He was a member and attended Lett Creek Community Church and retired from WV Steel.
He is survived by his son John T. "Timmy" Melton of Poca; adopted son Matthew (Tina) Allen of Poca; grandson Jonathan Allen of Poca and several nieces, nephews and a host of other family and friends.
The family would like to say a special thank you to A.T. Meadows, Gorden Rhodes and Mike Helmick for taking John to his doctor appointments and all the friends that brought food to the family.
A tribute to the life of Mr. John Melton will be Noon Saturday March 14, 2020 at Gatens-Harding Funeral Home Chapel with Willard Beller and Randy Searls officiating. Burial will follow in Ortin Heights Cemetery.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Saturday.