Kenneth W. "Kenny" Melton
February 15, 1962 - June 7, 2018
Kenneth Wade Melton, age 56, of North Vernon, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018. He was born February 15, 1962 in Leslie County, Kentucky, to Curtis R. and Mary (Walters) Melton. Kenny was a simple man who’s heart belonged not to materialistic things, but to his family. He liked playing games on the computer, going fishing, and really enjoyed a good meal. Kenny is survived by his mother: Mary Melton of Indianapolis; wife: Kim Melton of North Vernon; children: Kyle Wood and Jessica (Austin Chamberlain) Wood, both of North Vernon; step-sons: Christopher (Kelly) Bowman of Troy, and Arthur Nelson, III, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; brothers: Tommy (Angela) Melton of Indianapolis, and Frankie Melton of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; sister: Karen (Mike) Stuart of Indianapolis; grandchildren: Dennis Lee Chamberlain of North Vernon, and Aiden and Camdyn Bowman of Troy; and nieces and nephews: Justin Melton of Indianapolis, Donnie (Megan) Hall of Mooresville, Joe (Ely) Hall of Greenwood, and Lexi Terry of Indianapolis. He is preceded in death by his father: Curtis Melton.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 29th at 3:00 pm at Simplicity Funeral and Cremation Care, 7520 Madison Ave., Indianapolis, Indiana, 46227, with visitation from 2:00 pm until the time of service.