MARTINSVILLE – Henry P. Melvin, 80, Martinsville, formerly of Mitchell, passed away at 6:58 p.m. Friday, April 13, 2007, at St. Francis Hospital and Health Centers, Beech Grove.
Born May 30, 1926, in Charleston, Illinois, he was the son of Frank and Della Frances (Hopkins) Melvin. He married Marjorie DeVore in 1950 and she preceded him in death September 5, 1995.
He retired from Navistar International after 25 years of service.
He was a U. S. Navy veteran of the Korean War and was a member of Mitchell Masonic Lodge No. 228 F.&A.M.
David Paul Melvin, Martinsville
Karen Betty Behling, Martinsville
2 great grandchildren
His parents; wife; and twin brother, Floyd Ray Melvin, preceded him in death.
Graveside service will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, April 19, at Huron Cemetery with Rev. Lewis Williams officiating.