Obituaries

Shirley Jones
B: 1948-02-02
D: 2019-11-13
View Details
Jones, Shirley
Don Kilgore
B: 1929-03-22
D: 2019-11-12
View Details
Kilgore, Don
Charles DeJesus
B: 1992-03-22
D: 2019-11-08
View Details
DeJesus, Charles
Carol Donaldson
B: 1959-09-09
D: 2019-11-07
View Details
Donaldson, Carol
Connie Ramon
B: 1962-05-16
D: 2019-11-05
View Details
Ramon, Connie
Jose Fernandez
B: 1948-08-10
D: 2019-11-04
View Details
Fernandez, Jose
Marshall Maas
B: 1949-02-17
D: 2019-11-03
View Details
Maas, Marshall
Woodroe Michum
B: 1940-06-13
D: 2019-11-03
View Details
Michum, Woodroe
Ruby Lyman
B: 1924-08-10
D: 2019-10-28
View Details
Lyman, Ruby
Jesus Hernandez
B: 1954-10-09
D: 2019-10-28
View Details
Hernandez, Jesus
Ernestina Barron
B: 1951-11-08
D: 2019-10-24
View Details
Barron, Ernestina
Nina Olson
B: 1941-07-24
D: 2019-10-24
View Details
Olson, Nina
Dorothy Wehmeyer
B: 1925-11-03
D: 2019-10-23
View Details
Wehmeyer, Dorothy
Jenice Jackson
B: 1925-06-30
D: 2019-10-23
View Details
Jackson, Jenice
Oscar Schrader
B: 1935-07-12
D: 2019-10-22
View Details
Schrader, Oscar
Charles Glass
B: 1965-09-05
D: 2019-10-22
View Details
Glass, Charles
Michael Glaesmann
B: 1960-01-17
D: 2019-10-22
View Details
Glaesmann, Michael
Billy Loden
B: 1934-03-02
D: 2019-10-20
View Details
Loden, Billy
Mark Frazar
B: 1963-11-04
D: 2019-10-18
View Details
Frazar, Mark
Patricia Alsip
B: 1941-09-01
D: 2019-10-16
View Details
Alsip, Patricia
Sally Willett
B: 1946-06-22
D: 2019-10-15
View Details
Willett, Sally

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
3124 Robinson Drive
Waco, TX 76706
Phone: 254-662-2131
Fax: 254-662-1311
Melvin Heaton

Melvin Heaton

Saturday, January 25th, 1936 - Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Melvin Heaton, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family of Melvin Heaton with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Melvin Heaton passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Monday, September 16th at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 Robinson Dr., with Pastor David Cozart officiating. Interment will immediately follow at Oakwood Cemetery. The family will receive visitors 2 – 4:00 PM Sunday, September 15th at the funeral home.
Melvin was born January 25, 1936 to Frank Sr. and Annie Heaton. He graduated from University High School where he excelled in all sports. Melvin’s nickname in basketball was Spider. He married Dorothy Sauer in 1955, in that union they had one daughter, Deborah Lynn, who was his pride and joy. Melvin owned and operated Mel’s Carbonic for many years until his retirement. He enjoyed going on hunting and fishing trips with his friends. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Robinson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Frank Jr., John, Harvey, and Tom; nephew, Jerry.
Melvin is survived by his wife, Dorothy; daughter, Deborah Lynn Eskew and husband Donnie; grandson, Cody King and wife Joy; step-grandchildren, DJ Eskew and wife Karen, Jeff Eskew, Brittney Marek and husband Chris; great-grandsons, Aiden and Brooks King; step-great-granddaughter, Parker Marek.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, September 15th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Sunday, September 15th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, September 16th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Monday, September 16th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Pastor David Cozart
  • Interment

    Location
    Oakwood Cemetery
    Address
    2124 S 5th St.
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Melvin here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Darlene Coll Louise Parker Judy Gibson, Helen and Jerry Bridges, and others have sent flowers to the family of Melvin Heaton.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
HS

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 09:19pm
We will miss you Pawpaw
Flower Image

Peaceful White Lilies Basket was purchased for the family of Melvin Heaton. Send Flowers

DG

Darlene Coll Louise Parker Judy Gibson

Posted at 07:08pm
We are heartbroken at your loss Uncle Melvin but we know that you are Heavens newest angel Love always, - Darlene Louise and Judy and families
Flower Image

Darlene Coll Louise Parker Judy Gibson purchased flowers for the family of Melvin Heaton. Send Flowers

HB

Helen and Jerry Bridges

Posted at 04:21pm
As you grieve know that we are remembering you and honoring the memory of "Melvin Heaton".
Flower Image

Helen and Jerry Bridges purchased flowers for the family of Melvin Heaton. Send Flowers

DE

DJ and Karen Eskew

Posted at 03:40pm
With loving memories of Melvin Heaton. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Flower Image

DJ and Karen Eskew purchased flowers for the family of Melvin Heaton. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album