Melba Edwards -Chalk – Wake Forest Obituary

Melba Edwards -Chalk

Aug 31, 1939 – Feb 15, 2017

Melba Hobgood Edwards-Chalk

Melba Hobgood Edwards – Chalk, 77, passed away Wednesday February 15, 2017. She was the daughter of the late M.E. and Ivey Brannan Hobgood. Melba was a member of the Wake Forest Church of God and was retired from the NCDMV.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her two husbands, E. Carlyle Edwards and Heathy Wiley Chalk, Jr.; brother Buddy Hobgood.

She is survived by her daughter Rhonda Joy Davis Jones, of Bunn, Grandsons; Bruce Davis, Dillon Davis (Ariane), Matthew Davis and Joseph Davis; Granddaughter, Samantha Davis; Great Granddaughter, Penny; sisters Mary H. Kent of Lake Royale, and Edith H Gilliam (Ricky) of Louisburg.

Memorial Services will be held at 3 o’clock in the afternoon Sunday, February 19, 2017 in the Wake Forest Church of God with Pastor Philip Lyon and Rev. Doug Allen officiating. A visitation will follow immediately after the service in the Fellowship Hall. The family requests casual dress.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wake Forest Church of God. 155 E. Cedar Avenue Wake Forest, NC 27587.

A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest, NC (919-556-5811)

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