MURRAY — John T. Melvin, 103, of Murray, formerly of Graves County, died at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Murray-Calloway County Hospital.
Mr. Melvin was a member of Glendale Church of Christ of Murray and was a retired mechanic/machinist.
He is survived by a son, Charles L. Melvin of New Concord; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one sister, Daisy Lou Melvin Boyd of Murray.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Marie Harned Melvin; a son, John Larry Melvin; and two sisters. His parents were William and Nancy Ellen Morris Melvin.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at Byrn Funeral Home in Mayfield with John Dale and Blake Jenkins officiating. Friends may call 1-3 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Potters Children’s Home, 2350 Nashville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101.