Louise Locklear Melton, 86, of Waycross passed away Wednesday at Sears Manor in Brunswick following an extended illness.
Born in Argyle, her parents were George W. and Willie Howell Locklear. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Reamer “Ray” Locklear.
Visitation will be held Friday at 6 p.m. at Frye Funeral Home in Nahunta.
A funeral service will be held Saturday morning at 11 a.m. at Frye Funeral Home with the Rev. Charles Florey officiating. Burial will follow in the Emmanuel Church Cemetery.