Sarah Jane (Clayton) Melton

April 30, 1933 ~ January 11, 2021 (age 87)

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Sarah J. Melton 87, of Providence, KY passed away on Monday January 11, 2021 at Shemwell Healthcare in Providence, KY. She was a homemaker and a member of Star Hope General Baptist Church in Liberty, KY. She is the daughter of the late Herbert and Mary Clayton. She was preceded in death by her husband Red Melton, a daughter Letitia Syler, a granddaughter Lista McCully, her son in law Kevin Harrison and a brother Herbert Lee Clayton. Survivors include her daughter Teresa Harrison of Dixon, KY; her son Louis Melton of Dixon, KY; 4 grandchildren Cory Harrison, Becky Pugh, Landy DeKemper and Terina Langston; 10 great grandchildren. Private family graveside services will be held at Star Hope Cemetery in Liberty, KY. Townsend Funeral Home in Dixon, KY is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Shemwell Healthcare Activity Fund 805 Princeton Street Providence, KY. Online condolences can be made at

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Star Hope Cemetery
HWY 120 East
Dixon, KY 42409

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