Funeral services for 89 year-old Lila M. Mellott of Memphis, formerly of Gorin, will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, December 18, at the First Baptist Church in Memphis.
Burial will be in the Gorin Cemetery.
Lila Mellott died Sunday morning, December 15, 2013 at Scotland County Hospital.
Visitation will be from noon until 8 p.m., Tuesday, December 17 at the Gerth Funeral Home in Memphis, with the family greeting friends from 6-8 p.m.
Officiating the service will be Dan Hite, pastor of the First Baptist Church in Memphis.
Memorials are suggested to the Brooke Shoop Memorial Scholarship Fund or the family for their designation and can be left at or mailed to the Gerth Funeral Service, 115 S. Main St. Memphis, MO 63555.
Mrs. Mellott is survived by her daughters, Linda and husband Floyd Ware of Otley, Iowa, and Sharon and husband Gary Shoop of Memphis; step daughter, Phyllis and husband Ron Aldrich of Columbia, South Carolina; a brother, Edward and wife Joan McKinney of Naples, FL; a sister-in-law, Della McKinney of Indianola, Iowa; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Condolences may be sent to Mrs. Mellott’s family by signing the guestbook at gerthfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Gerth Funeral Service.