OBITUARY

Melanie Starr

September 30, 1946November 1, 2018
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Melanie Starr, 72, of Pine Mountain, GA passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018 at St. Francis Medical Hospital in Columbus, GA.

Mrs. Starr was born September 30, 1946 in LaGrange, GA to the late Hoyt Augustas Starr, Jr. and Ruth Helen Woodard Starr. She was a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church and retired from Mersk Shipping Lines as a Freight Auditor. She was affiliated with Toast Masters and the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Survivors include her sister, Phyllis (Richard) Turner; nephews, Brandon (Trullsa) Turner Sr., Justin (Rebecka) Turner, Austin (Nikki) Starr; niece, Dannielle (Jeff) Cannon; grand nieces and nephews, Brandon Michael Turner Jr, Lorean Bailey Turner, Abigail McBrayer, Daniel McBrayer, Larsson Turner, Olivia Carson, Autumn Slate, Sage Slate, Ava Starr, Adlee Starr, Asher Starr; cousins, Rick (Terri) Starr, Jack (Debbie) Starr, Donna (Kenneth) Thompson, Jennifer Sharmin, and numerous cousins of the Woodard family.

The Gathering of family and friends will be Sunday, November 4, 2018 from1:00pm until 2:30pm at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary. Graveside services will be 3:00 P.M. Sunday, November 4, 2018 in Meadoway Gardens with Rev. Larry Byrd officiating.

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636

  • FAMILY

  • Phyllis and Richard Turner, Sister
  • Brandon and Trullsa Turner, Nephew
  • Justin and Rebecka Turner, Nephew
  • Dannielle and Jeff Cannon, Niece
  • Austin and Nikki Starr, Nephew
  • Brandon Michael Turner Jr., Grand Nephew
  • Lorean Bailey Turner, Grand Niece
  • Abigail McBrayer, Grand Niece
  • Daniel McBrayer, Grand Nephew
  • Larrson Turner, Grand Nephew
  • Oliva Carson, Grand Niece
  • Autumn Slate, Grand Niece
  • Sage Slate, Grand Nephew
  • Ava Starr, Grand Niece
  • Adlee Starr, Grand Nephew
  • Asher Starr, Grand Nephew
  • Melanie leaves behind numerous cousins of the Woodard family to cherish her memory.

Services

  • The Gathering of Family and Friends Sunday, November 4, 2018
  • Graveside Service Sunday, November 4, 2018
REMEMBERING

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Eileen Harcrow

November 3, 2018

Phyllis and Family - I am so sorry for your loss. Melanie was a super lady. She would always make you feel comfortable anytime you saw her with a smile and a jolly disposition. She will always be with you as an angel and in memories galore - sharing laughter, smiles, and respect. Love yall Eileen

Barbara & Robert Parker

November 2, 2018

Sweet and loving MYF friend and neighbor. Our prayer for her family

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Biography

Melanie Starr, 72, of Pine Mountain, GA passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018 at St. Francis Medical Hospital in Columbus, GA.

Mrs. Starr was born September 30, 1946 in LaGrange, GA to the late Hoyt Augustas Starr, Jr. and Ruth Helen Woodard Starr. She was a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church and retired from Mersk Shipping Lines as a Freight Auditor. She was affiliated with Toast Masters and the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Survivors include her sister, Phyllis (Richard) Turner; nephews, Brandon (Trullsa) Turner Sr., Justin (Rebecka) Turner, Austin (Nikki) Starr; niece, Dannielle (Jeff) Cannon; grand nieces and nephews, Brandon Michael Turner Jr, Lorean Bailey Turner, Abigail McBrayer, Daniel McBrayer, Larsson Turner, Olivia Carson, Autumn Slate, Sage Slate, Ava Starr, Adlee Starr, Asher Starr; cousins, Rick (Terri) Starr, Jack (Debbie) Starr, Donna (Kenneth) Thompson, Jennifer Sharmin, and numerous cousins of the Woodard family.

The Gathering of family and friends will be Sunday, November 4, 2018 from1:00pm until 2:30pm at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary. Graveside services will be 3:00 P.M. Sunday, November 4, 2018 in Meadoway Gardens with Rev. Larry Byrd officiating.

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636