Carrol Lindsey Melton

March 23, 1944 – February 19, 2022

Funeral services for Mrs. Carrol Lindsey Melton of Winona will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, February 25 in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in Oakwood Cemetery. Rev. Brian Wells will officiate the service. Pallbearers will be Randall Pyron, Devin Wingo, Ricky Johnson, and Jeff Tompkins.

Visitation will be held Friday, February 25 from noon until service time at Oliver Funeral Home.

Mrs. Melton, 77, passed away Saturday, February 19, 2022 at her residence in Winona. She was born March 23, 1944 to Simpson and Mildred Evans Vance. She was a wonderful nurse for over 30 years. She took pride in caring for her patients – they were her babies. Nothing was more important than her family, especially her children. She loved God, her family, her friends and her church. She was a lifelong member of Winona Church of God. She loved going to the mountains and going on cruises.

Mrs. Melton is survived by two daughters, Judy Wingo of Winona and Cindy Pyron (Randy) of Duck Hill; sister, Helen Gregg of Winona; brother, Jimmy Vance (Cookie) of Winona; and two grandchildren, Randall “P.J.” Pyron, Jr. and Devin Wingo. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wayne Melton; son, James Edward “Bubba” Lindsey, Jr.; sister, Linda Dunn; and a baby sister.

7 thoughts on “Carrol Lindsey Melton

  1. Cindy & Judy and the family, I am so very sorry about Carol passing. My heart aches for all of you. She was such a wonderful lady, always concerned about her family and friends. I was blessed to call her my friend. She will be missed for sure. She was always a welcome ray of sunshine at Winona Manor. Y’all will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers.

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  2. Judy and Cindy,
    I am so sorry for your loss. I have fond memories of your mother from when lived down the street in the early 70’s. Years later, our paths crossed again as nurses. She was so kind. I loved being around her. May God bless you in the days ahead. 🙏❤️

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  3. I am so sorry about the loss of your loved one.. I just talked to her a week before! I told her I loved her and now I am so glad we had that conversation . Praying for God to grant you the comfort and strength you need to get through and to give you peace in your hearts.. God bless .

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  4. Thank you all for your kind words for our mother, and we appreciate your prayers. Love y’all, and please keep them coming. Tari, I have so many memories on Gamble Street. So many memories of riding bikes and running up and down the street. Momma had just found out your mom was across the hall from her. She wanted to visit, but didn’t get a chance to do so. She loved those neighborhood kids and their families. We were so sorry to hear of Tandra’s passing. Y’all have been in our prayers.

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