Elizabeth Jane Melton

Elizabeth Jane Melton, 58, of Columbia, died Monday, September 3, 2018 at her home.

She was born October 12, 1959 in Adair County to the late James Marion and Thelma Hudson Giles. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Melton, and one brother, James “Buster” Giles, Jr. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Campbellsville and a homemaker.

Survivors include; one brother, Bobby Giles of Columbia; five sisters, Zilpha Payton, Connie Wilson, Patricia Abston, Dinah Giles, and Wanda Giles all of Columbia; her biological children, Christopher and Pamela Stephens both of Jamestown; her friend , Lester Coyle of Columbia; nine grandchildren; several other relatives and friends.

The graveside service was on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00 A.M. at Tabernacle Cemetery with Bro. Steve Martin officiating.

Burial followed the service.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.