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“R.I.P uncle melvin. Love you. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Montana - Belton, KY - Niece

“Melvin's wife and family So sorry about your loss,I worked with Melvin at colonial mine for several years. He was my dear friend,and I am going to...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Bill Townzen - Dawson springs, KY

“So sorry to hear this about Melvin Jr. He was one of the nicest people ive ever met. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family. Been friends of...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Neal Carver - Belton, KY - friend

“To the Family, I extend my heartfelt sympathy in the passing of your husband, brother, granddad and friend. He is at peace now, no more pain or...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Cookie A. Newell-Young - GA

“worked with him at colonial mines.great smile,great worker,good friend..sorry for your lost.he will be missed. buck ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Buck - madisonville, KY

“To The Johnson Family, I am sorry to hear of the passing of Melvin. Melvin was alot of fun to be around and was always nice to everyone . May GOD...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Mack A. Dykes, Jr. - Indianapolis, IN

“I worked a lot of years with Melvin at Multi Care. His smile was the high light of the day. Have never meet a person as kind as Melvin was,always had...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Tina Chappell - Dawson Springs, KY

“i worked with melvin at multicare. he always had a smile on his face , he made your day better just by saying hello. he always offered to start our...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: linda coble - madisonville, KY

“Thinking of Theda and the family during this time of loss. God bless. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Tim Harrison - Greenville, KY

“Condolences to the family....May God be with you during this time. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Nikki Poole - Bowling Green, KY

“Sending prayers of strength & comfort to your family! Please find some comfort in knowing that he is up in Heaven w/ our Heavenly Father watching...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Brian & Leigh Ann Moore - KY

“I worked with Melvin at Multicare, he was a very nice man and always took care of us here. He will truly be missed. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Judy Jones - madisonville, KY

“Thinking & praying of you in your lose. Remember that God in is control & look to him for comfort. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: mr. & mrs frank gaither - KY

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MADISONVILLE - Melvin Larce Johnson, Jr., 65, of Madisonville, died Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 11:40PM at his home. Mr. Johnson was born March 30, 1947 in Muhlenberg County. He was a coal miner and member of Browder Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin Sr. and Lena Johnson.

Survivors include his wife, Rosalind; son Clarence (Sandy) Carter of Henderson; daughter LaShawnda "Shuggie" (Joseph) Hancock of Madisonville; grandchildren Dai' Tearrence Carter, Jakar Belle, Chaseton Hancock, and Tatyana Carter; brothers Harold Edward Johnson, David Lynn Johnson, and Larry William Johnson, all of Belton; and sisters Margaret Ann Johnson of Browder, Rachel Kay Drake of Belton, Theda Carol (Mike) Quarles of Hopkinsville, and Patricia Mae Johnson of Beech Creek.

Funeral services will be Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 1:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. M.L. Quarles officiating, assisted by Rev. A. Johnson. Burial in Burgess Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday after 11:00AM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at