Obituary: Lora Lee Melton

October 8, 1956 – July 14, 2022

Lora Lee Melton, 65, passed away Thursday, July 14, 2022, at Indiana University Health Bedford Hospital.

Born on October 8, 1956, in Chicago, Illinois, she was the daughter of Billy Joe Page and Shirley Ann (Wallace) Perez.  Lora married Phil Melton on June 17, 2010, and he survives.

Lora graduated from James Madison High School.  She was a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9107 Auxiliary and a member of the American Legion Post 250 Auxiliary. Lora enjoyed bingo and reading books.  She loved all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Surviving is her husband, Phil Melton of Campbellsburg; children, Shirley Lee (Weston) Gabbard of Bedford, Amanda Lynn Little of Bedford, Adonica (Billy) Grissom of Mitchell, Jacob (Melissa) Melton of Mitchell, and Eli Melton of Campbellsburg; mother, Shirley Ann Perez; siblings, Donna Page of Butler, Missouri, Rose (Danny) Walker of Dunnellon, Florida, Robert (Vicki) Page of Ellenton, Florida, and Cheryl (Don) Bach of Palmetto, Florida; twelve grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Her father; step-father, Robert Perez; and granddaughter Shianna Marie Dotts preceded her in death.

Cremation has been chosen, with no services planned at this time.

Condolences may be sent to the family at