Eller Family Association

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Melba Lee Eller

Melba Lee Eller

Female 1937 - 2021  (84 years)


Mrs. Melba Lee Eller Wood, age 84 of Ferguson passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021 at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist - Wilkes Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Wilkesboro with Rev. Kevin Brown officiating.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.  The body will lie in state from 2:00-3:00PM at the church prior to the service. 

Melba was born June 14, 1937 in Wilkes County to Ms. Pearl Eller.  She was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. She loved flower gardening, taking care of animals especially cats and birds. She was deeply dedicated to her family and was very giving in community affairs.

In addition to her mother she was preceded in death by a sister, Rettia Ruth Eller.

She is survived by her husband, Billy Newton Wood of the home; a daughter, Leesa Lynch and husband Timothy of Ferguson; a sister, Loretta Johnson and husband James of North Wilkesboro.

Flowers will be accepted. The family requests face coverings for all attending.

Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.

Eller, Melba Lee (1937-2021)

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