Our deepest sympathies go to Mike Harris on the recent passing of his mother-in-law, Carolyn Melton. Carolyn passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2019, at the age 76.

Left to cherish her memory are her step-mother, Agnes Bendel; her loving husband, Robert R. Melton; daughters, Terri Lynn Garner and husband, Curtis, Kelly Rae Price and husband, Rory, Jodi Lea Harris and husband, Mike; step-sons, Robert Melton Jr. and son, Kale, Jay Melton and wife, Cindy and their children Hanna and Bethany; and brother, Raymond Bendel.

Carolyn will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

In lieu of flowers the family request that a donation be made to M.D. Anderson Cancer Center at

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A visitation gathering for Carolyn will be held Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at Clayton Funeral Home from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. A Memorial Service will take place Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:00 am at Epiphany Lutheran Church, with Pastor Jon Salminen officiating.

Clayton Funeral Home
5530 W. Broadway
Pearland, Texas 77581

Epiphany Lutheran Church
5515 W. Broadway
Pearland, Texas 77581

Mike Harris is the Director, Construction Services for San Jacinto College.