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Melvina Gatewood Luellen

Melvina Gatewood Luellen, 73, of Memphis, Tenn., died Oct. 3, 2018, at her home. She was a retired head clerk for Kroger.

Visitation will be Oct. 11, 2-7 p.m. and with family from 6-7 p.m. at the funeral home; and at the church on Oct. 12 from 11 to 11:55 a.m.

Services will be held at 12 noon on Oct. 12 at Isom Chapel CME Church in Holly Springs, where she was a member. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Rev. Michael Adams will officiate. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

She leaves her husband, Jimmy Luellen Jr.; two children, Vicki Luellan, Kimberly Harden, both of Memphis; a sister, Earnestine Boyd of Memphis; two brothers, Larry Gatewood of Holly Springs, Randy Gatewood of Collierville, Tenn.; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by five siblings, Dorothy Hampton Lucinda Johnson, Gwendolyn Gatewood, Jodie Gatewood and Cornell Gatewood.

Holly Springs South Reporter

P.O. Box 278
Holly Springs, MS 38635
PH: (662) 252-4261
FAX: (662) 252-3388

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