Melba Bounds
Jan 08, 2014 | 469 views | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Melba Bounds, 74, of Nashville, Ark., died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Nashville.

She was born June 28, 1939, in the Doyle community, to the late Coy Lee and Angie Rike Hutson. She worked to promote gospel music all of her life, starting with Stamps Music Company and Stamps Baxter Music (Dallas) and Vaughn Publishing in Cleveland.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Bounds, 12 years ago.

Her survivors include three sisters: Dolores Davis, Pat Boor and Shelia Kinslow, all of Nashville, Ark.; one niece; three nephews; and several other family and friends.

The funeral will be held Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Nashville with Kevin Sartain and David Blasé officiating.

Interment will follow in Avery’s Chapel Cemetery.

The family will receive friends tonight from 5 to 7 at Nashville Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church or the charity of your choice.