John Melton

Sunday, February 10, 2013

COMMERCE, Mo. -- John Wayne Melton, 64, of Commerce died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at Hunter Acres Caring Center in Sikeston, Mo.

He was born Aug. 28, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, to John "Jay" and Justine T. Kuss Melton.

Melton worked at Melton's 66 Service Station in Cape Girardeau, which was owned by his parents.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service Monday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the chapel, with the Rev. David Thompson officiating. Burial will be in Oakdale Cemetery in Commerce.