Melvin Meadows

Obituary of Melvin Meadows

Hillsboro, Tennessee – Mr. Joseph Melvin Meadows, age 88, of Hillsboro, TN, passed from this life on Friday, January 29, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Meadows was born in Haley, TN, to his late parents Henry Norris Meadows and Lettie Gertrude Shofner. He served our country in the United States Army in his early years, then went to work for AEDC as a pipefitter until his retirement. Mr. Meadows was a faithful member of Hillsboro Church of Christ. He was an avid gardner, loved fishing, watching westerns, boxing, a good football game, and horseshoes. Mr. Meadows was affectionately known by his grandchildren as “Horseshoe” or “Biscuit Boy.” In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Story Meadows; sisters, Glyndon Aaron, Muriel Phillips, Nancy Willis, and Cassie Morrow; brothers, Shofner Meadows and Jackie Meadows; two daughters, Trina Wooden and Susan Sweeton. Mr. Meadows is survived by two children, Ronald D. (Vanessa) Meadows and Gina Moore; grandchildren, Danielle (Wayne) Medley, Ashley Meadows, and Seth Moore; great grandchildren, Cyrus Medley, Trey Medley, John Medley, and Wayne Allen Medley; and many special nieces, nephews, and friends. Family will receive friends on Sunday, January 31, 2021, from 12 noon until 2:00pm at Central Funeral Home in Manchester, TN. Funeral services will be conducted immediately following visitation at 2:00pm in the chapel of Central Funeral Home. Burial will take place on Monday, February 1, 2021, at 1:00pm at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Murfreesboro, TN. Central Funeral Home is serving the family, 931-723-7774, centralfuneralhome.com
Sunday
31
January

Visitation

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sunday, January 31, 2021
Central Funeral Home, LLC
2812 Hillsboro Highway
Manchester, Tennessee, United States
(931) 723-7774
Sunday
31
January

Funeral Service

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sunday, January 31, 2021
Central Funeral Home, LLC
2812 Hillsboro Highway
Manchester, Tennessee, United States
(931) 723-7774
Monday
1
February

Burial

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Monday, February 1, 2021
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Hwy 41
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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