Bruce Edman Melton
May 31, 1956  -  February 14, 2018

Bruce Edman Melton

Morrison Memorial Chapel
1015 Dumas Avenue
Dumas, TX  79029
Saturday, February 24, 2018
2 P.M.
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I served in the Navy.

Bruce Edman Melton, 61, formerly of Dumas, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Memorial services are scheduled for 2 o’clock in the afternoon on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Morrison Memorial Chapel with Rev. Seth Seale officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.

Bruce was born on May 31, 1956 in Carlsbad, NM to Kenneth and Joyce (Adkins) Melton. Bruce married Patsy on December 24, 2000 in Amarillo, TX. He was a diesel mechanic and loved working on old cars. He enjoyed taking great care of his yard and also loved barbecuing for his family and friends. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and was of Baptist Faith.

He was preceded in death by his father and his brother, Dennis Melton.

He is survived by his wife, Patsy, of the home; mother: Joyce Martin of Dumas; daughters: Kelly Duncan and husband Bradley of Amarillo and Annette Travis and Tim Colbert of Amarillo; son Christopher Melton of Amarillo; step-daughters: Rachel Salazar and husband Roman of Arizona and Jinda Rodriguez of Colorado; sisters: Tresa Ward and husband Billy of Weatherford, TX, Pat Kreutziger and husband Darryl of Dumas, Karen Neslage of Amarillo and Diane Stavlo and husband Dave of Amarillo; grandchildren: Mason, Kinley, Briona, Jaden, Baylee, Makayla, Damien, Raevyn and Cecilia.


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  1. mike n darrell
    Amarillo, TX

    True friend father anamial lover and Patsy's side kick. You will be missed by many. Heaven is waiting.

  2. Billie Fay White
    Dumas, TX

  3. Bulah Amrine
    Dumas, TX


    You will always be remembered, we always had great talks and fun at BBQ’s. You’ll always be my greatest father-in-law. May you watch over us all and help guide us through until our day in heaven.

  5. Tamara Williams
    Knollwood, TX

    My condolences are with you and the family.

  6. Joyce Pemberton
    Amarillo, TX

    Sorry for your loss

  7. Trudy Hisel Goff
    Carlsbad, NM

    I'm so sorry for your loss. I wasn't sure if thid was Bruce from next door and friends forever. Prayers sent for all

  8. Tammie
    Keller, TX

    Just a reminder how short life can be. You will be missed by eveyone.

    dumas, TX

  10. Gary and Susie Melton
    Dumas, TX

  11. Stanley Gillespie
    Dumas, TX

  12. Patsy Blue
    Dumas, TX

    So sorry to hear about Bruce. My prayers are with the family.

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