June 6, 1935 - December 21, 2021
Dorothy (Dot) Ann Grant Melton, 86, of Tallahassee, FL, passed away on December 21, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. Dorothy was born in Tallahassee to Audrey and Paul Grant, Sr. on June 3, 1935. She graduated from Leon High School. She raised her children and then worked at the Capitol 4th Floor Information Desk for the Tallahassee and Florida Chamber and then for the Clerk’s Office of the Florida House of Representatives. She loved to read, work crossword puzzles, travel and spend time at St. George Island and Paradise in Sopchoppy. She attended St. Peters Anglican Cathedral. She was preceded in death by her parents Audrey and Paul Grant, Sr. and her brother Dr. Paul Grant, Jr. Dorothy is survived by her loving husband of 51 years Dr. Calvin Melton, Sr., her daughters LuAnn Stiles (Billy), Malinda Horton (Dean), Callie Griffin (Jeff), her son Dr. Cal Melton, Jr. (Corrie), and her grandchildren William Moor, Wil Stiles, Audrey Horton, Seiler Griffin, Casey Griffin, Owen Horton, and Phillip Melton. Dorothy will be remembered for her love for her children and their spouses, and her grandchildren who lovingly called her Mamaw. Memorials may be given to Big Bend Hospice, 1723 Mahan Center Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32308. The family of Dorothy Melton wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Big Bend Hospice, St. Peters Anglican Cathedral, and her caregivers Brittany, Quineshia, Dorothy, Mayo and Tameka. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, January 6, 2022 at St. Peters Anglican Cathedral with Rev’d Canon Bill Krizner officiating. A reception for family and guest will be held at St. Peter's following the memorial service. Interment took place earlier at Roselawn Cemetery. Rocky Bevis of Bevis Funeral Home in Tallahassee (850/385-2193 or www.bevisfh.com) is assisting the Melton family with their arrangements.
Dorothy (Dot) Ann Grant Melton, 86, of Tallahassee, FL, passed away on December 21, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. Dorothy was born in Tallahassee to Audrey and Paul Grant, Sr. on June 3, 1935. She graduated from Leon High School.... View Obituary & Service Information
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