Frances Melott

EAST LIVERPOOL–Frances Opal Melott, 88, of East Liverpool, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019.

Born in Deep Valley, PA on July 16, 1930, a daughter of the late Ethel Waters Crow and Melvin Riggs.

She formerly worked for Homer Laughlin and Salem Pottery.

Her siblings, Lavina, LeAnna, Charles, Ottis, Linda, George, Jimmy and Joan preceded her in death.

Surviving are her husband, Ronald “Frog” Melott of East Liverpool; a daughter, Dorothy “Jeannie” Baddley of Ohio; and a son, William “Brillo” Cutright Jr. of Ohio;

Also by her grandchildren, Tracey (Dwayne) Benedetti , Robert (Mandy) Blake Jr., William Cutright III; Krista (JJ) Hoover; great-grandchildren; Codi, Bo, Kolton, Kaiden, Khloe, Adalynn, Paige, Brandi, Mariah, Austin, Rees-great-great-grandchildren, Ellie, Scarlett ,Camdyn, Ty; and also by many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, at the Nixon Funeral Home, Newell, WV. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 10, 2019, at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Shadow Lawn Memory Garden, Newell, WV.