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Miss Ellen Antoinette Melton, II.

The Melton, Johnson, Grove, Akinsiku, Mars, Maximore, Summons & Stewart families announce with deep regrets the passing of our dear sister, aunt, cousin, and godmother Miss Ellen Antoinette Melton, II. This sad event occurred on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Rand Memorial Hospital in Freeport Bahamas.

Ellen is survived by her Sisters: Marilyn Grove, Gloria Grove Akinsiku, Juliet Melton, Eleanor Melton-Brown, Angel Melton & Grace Melton.  Brothers: Tagbor Melton, Julius Melton, Jr. (Rolf), Bassey Melton, Buster Melton, Jacob Melton II, & Arthur Joe. Sister- in- Law: Wilhelmina Melton Brothers- in- Law: Abimbola Akinsiku & Ambassador Lewis Brown. Her Aunts: Maryann Cooper-Melton, Casselia Stewart, Annie Lyles and Ruth Johnson; Grandmother Baryoi Johnson, Grand Aunt Phoebe Uso, Uncle: William Johnson, a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Ellen is predeceased by her Father: Julius Melton, Sr., Mother: Sara Johnson-Melton, Sisters: Bertha Melton-Rembert and Gloria Melton and Brother: Laurie Melton aka Larry Melton.

Home going Celebration is:

Wake: Friday, May 12, 2017 6:00pm-11:00pm

Trinity Episcopal Church

7005 Piney Branch Rd NW.

Washington, DC 20012

Funeral: Saturday, May 13, 2017 Viewing: 8:00am-9:30am   Service 10:00am

Trinity Episcopal Church

7005 Piney Branch Rd NW

Washington, DC 20012


1.     Marilyn Grove (678)292-3031

2.    Gloria Grove Akinsiku (352)871-6740

3.    Juliet Melton (240)755-1698

4.    Julius Melton(Rolf) (301)775-8194

For Tributes please call (301)775-8194 and leave message indicating your tribute.