Aug. 29, 1975- Jan. 1, 2019
Melissa Lynn Meeks Rhodes, 43, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019.
A Memorial Service was held on Tuesday, Jan. 8 at the Celebration Baptist Church, 2470 Lick Skillet Road in Greensboro.
Rev. Kenny Marr officiated.
Melissa was born Aug. 29, 1975, in Greensboro, to Betty Jane “Janie” Kemp Meeks and Larry Elliott Meeks, Sr. of Greensboro and was a lifelong resident. She graduated from Greene-Taliaferro County High School. At the time of her death she was driving the school bus for the Greene County Board of Education, worked for Transportation Period in sales.
She was the owner of Mel’s Cleaning. Melissa was an avid fisherman and enjoyed rides on dirt roads.
She was a hard worker, always had a smile and loved her family.
She is survived by her mother and father, Janie and Larry Meeks of Greensboro; three daughters, Haley Alyssa Golson, Heather Michelle Golson and Heidi Miranda Golson all of Greensboro; sister, Jessica Dawn Meeks; two brothers, Randy Lee Meeks and Larry Elliott Meeks, Jr.; a grandson, Axel Zane Stafford; and numerous other relatives and friends.
McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us online at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the guest register.