Aug 31, 1939 – Feb 15, 2017
Melba Hobgood Edwards-Chalk, 77, of Wake Forest, passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2017. She was the daughter of the late M.E. “Ed” Hobgood and Ivey Brannan Hobgood. Melba was a member of the Wake Forest Church of God and was retired from the NCDMV.
Memorial services were held at 3 o’clock Sunday afternoon, February 19, 2017 at Wake Forest Church of God with Pastor Philip Lyon and the Rev. Doug Allen officiating.
Melba is survived by her daughter, Rhonda Joy Davis Jones of Bunn; grandsons, Bruce Davis, Dillon Davis (Ariane) Matthew, and Joseph Davis; granddaughter, Samantha Davis; great-granddaughter, Penny; sisters, Mary H. Kent of Lake Royale, and Edith H Gilliam (Ricky) of Louisburg. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her two husbands, E. Carlyle Edwards and Heathy Wiley Chalk, Jr. and by her brother, Buddy Hobgood.
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 (919-556-5811)