Melvin Leon Eddings, 72, of Silsbee, Texas passed away on Monday, July 9, 2018. Melvin was born on September 30, 1945 to Wilburn and Opal Eddings in Silsbee, Texas. Melvin worked in the oilfield as a roughneck. Melvin loved to hunt and fish. Melvin will be deeply missed by his friends and family.
Melvin was preceded in death by his parents, Wilburn and Opal Eddings; brothers, Rodger Eddings, Buddy Eddings, and Johnny Eddings; sisters, Lillie Mae Cramer, Francis James, Bobbie Denby, and Betty Sangwin.
Melvin is survived by his nieces, Melony Tanton, and Rhonda Swearingen; as well as other family members and friends.
A life honoring memorial service will be held at Lumberton Family Funeral Home at 6pm on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Officiating these services will be Mr. Lavoy Eason and Mr. Elmer Eddings.