Reed Palmer Melton, 56, of Pulaski, passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at his home. He was born Feb. 28, 1957 in Pulaski and was the son of the late William “Pete” and Pearl Freeman Melton. Reed was employed by Kwick Kafe Vending Co.
Surviving are his wife, “Pinky” Wiley Melton of Pulaski, sister Mary Y. Melton of Dublin, and three special cats, Jack, Smokie and Spot.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Sept. 27, at 1 p.m. from Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Raymond Amos officiating. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.
Visiting will be held Friday at the funeral home where the family will receive friends from noon until the service hour. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Good Samaritan Hospice, 1160 Moose Dr., NW, Christiansburg, VA 24073.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski.