Frederick E. Melton, Sr.

November 19, 1937 ~ December 4, 2021 (age 84)

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Elizabeth City, NC - Mr. Frederick E. Melton Sr., 84 of Elizabeth City,  NC. departed from this earthly life on Saturday December 4, 2021 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Norfolk, VA.

Life Celebration Services will take place on Saturday, December 18, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Mount Lebanon A.M.E. Zion Church, Elizabeth City, N.C. Interment will follow at Roosevelt Memorial Park, Chesapeake, VA. A viewing will take place at the funeral home on Friday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Mr. Melton was a loving husband, dad, granddaddy, and great-granddaddy. He resided in Columbia, N.C. in early years until he moved to Brooklyn, New York, where he met his soon to be wife Leolious S. Melton of 56 years of marriage. Upon being blessed with two children they relocated to Elizabeth City, NC. in 1973, blessed with a third child in 1975. He resided in the Elizabeth City for 48 years.

Please send all cards and flowers to Mitchell's Funeral Care and Cremations, 609 Hull Drive, Elizabeth City, NC. 27909

Professional Services of Comfort has been entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations. 

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December 17, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Funeral Service
December 18, 2021

10:00 AM
Mt. Lebanon AME Zion Church
320 Culpepper Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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