Wendell "Bill" Wyly Melton, Jr.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Wendell "Bill" Melton, Jr.

Wendell "Bill" Wyly Melton Jr., 70, of Piggott, Ark., passed away June 22, 2020, at his home.

He was born on October 3, 1949, in Memphis, Tenn., and was the son of Wendell and Dorothy (Page) Melton.

Wendell was united in marriage to Mary Dickens on March 11, 1992.

He was preceded in death by his father, Wendell Melton and mother, Dorothy Melton.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Melton of Piggott; daughter, Joella (Gary) Buchanan of Campbell, Mo.; son, Dusty (fiancée Ivy) Skaggs of Paragould, Ark.; grandchildren, Katelin Buchanan of Campbell, Mo., Shaila Buchanan of Campbell, Mo., Jheri Skaggs of Paragould, Ark., Karlee Rhamy of Paragould, Ark., Asher Hastings of Paragould, Ark. and Kadin Hastings of Paragould, Ark.; along with many other relatives and friends.

No services are planned at this time. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, is in charge of the arrangements.