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Tim Melton

March 18, 1963 ~ April 5, 2022 (age 59)


Tim Melton, 59, of Tecumseh, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2022 in Shawnee. 

He was born March 18, 1963 to Billy Gene and Oleta (Naylor) Melton in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 

Tim was raised in McLoud, Oklahoma and attended McLoud Public Schools with the class of 1982.  Tim has lived most of his adult life in the Tecumseh and Dale area.  

He married Jerri Sue Young on December 31, 1986 in Texas.  She preceded him in death on July 26, 1999. 

Tim worked as a concrete estimator for Black Diamond Nation Wide his entire work career. 

He enjoyed woodworking, building things, gardening, fishing and mowing his lawn. 

He was preceded in death by his wife, Jerri Sue Melton; and his father, Billy Gene Melton. 

Survivors include 3 sons, Billy Jack Mitchell of Shawnee, Ezekiel Gene Melton and fiancé Shanda Gordon of Tecumseh and Cameron Dean Melton of Tecumseh; 8 grandchildren, Kylie, Kolby, Allie, Brighton, Canton, Hadley, Denim & Tuff; his mother, Oleta Melton; 1 sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Keith Jones of Newalla; 1 brother and sister-in-law, Joe and Lanie Melton of Shawnee; and other extended family and friends. 

Visitation will be 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, April 7, 2022 and continue through service time.  Service will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 8, 2022 at Blackburn Chapel Baptist Church with Reverend David Flanary officiating. Burial will follow at Blackburn Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh. Please join the celebration of Tim's life through Cooper Funeral Home’s Facebook page for live streaming of the service.

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April 7, 2022

9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Cooper Funeral Home
210 W. Walnut
Tecumseh, OK 74873

Funeral Service
April 8, 2022

11:00 AM
Blackburn Chapel Baptist Church
36305 Lake Road
Shawnee, OK 74801

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