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Melinda Ann Van Horn

May 17, 1949 — August 10, 2022

Melinda Ann Walters Van Horn came into this world on May 17, 1949, the daughter of Marge and Morey Walters, in Hollywood, California.  Melinda went to be with the Lord in one of his many rooms on August 10, 2022.

Melinda was preceded in death by her parents, Marge and Morey Walters, sister Joyce Lucas, and sister Cynthia Sperry.  She leaves behind her husband of 53 years, John E. Van Horn, son Jeffrey and wife Tamra, two grandsons Gavin and Cameron, who were the love of her life, and dog Lulu.

Melinda and her family moved from California to Dallas, Texas, in 1964.  She graduated from W T White High School in 1967 and attended Stephen F. Austin.  She loved trips to Colorado and Cabo.  Melinda loved to cook and have all the families over especially over the holidays. She spent her spare time volunteering with Loves Outreach and Mabank Area Good Samaritans (Mags.)

In lieu of flowers, donations to FUMC Loves Outreach and MAGS.

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Memorial Service

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

First United Methodist Church of Mabank

501 S 3rd St, Mabank, TX 75147

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