Melvin Raulston, Sr., age 74, of Dunlap, Tennessee, died on Tuesday morning, July 10, 2012, at Erlanger Medical Center.
He retired in 1996 from Rock Tenn as a truck driver.
He was preceded in death by mother, Lillie Raulston; sister, Wilma Keedy.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Raulston; two daughters, Carol (Tommy) Sims and Penny (Lynn) Burch; son, Melvin (Vanessa) Raulston, Jr.; grandchildren, Courtney and Cory Davis, Candy Rigsby and Cody Raulston; great-grandchildren, Hannah, Caleb, Emilee, Zoee Rigsby; niece, Carolyn Everett; and several other nieces.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 13, at 10 a.m. CDT in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in the Brayton Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.
Arrangements are by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday, July 11, from 4-8 p.m., and Thursday, July 12, from 2-8 p.m. CDT.