August 26, 1955 - September 25, 2021
Thomas “Tom” Elbert Mellott, age 66, of Clarington, OH, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the home of his daughter, in Woodsfield, OH. Following a year long journey with cancer. He was born August 26, 1955, in Fort Knox, KY, a son of Betty Anderson Mellott and the late Paul Mellott. He is preceded in death by his father, Paul Mellott, beloved dog, Bandit and grandpup, Scout. He was a retired Consol #4 Coal Miner, past owner/operator of Bucks & Bows 3-D Archery and ’74 RHS graduate. He attended St. John United Church of Christ, Powhatan Point, OH. Tom loved to promote the outdoors amongst our youth. He was an instructor for Marshall County’s “Archery in the Schools” program for 7 years. He was an active member of the Moundsville Rifle and Pistol Club, the Captina Sportsman's Club and the “Grumpy Old Bikers” Surviving are his wife of 45 years, Deborah Howell Mellott; two daughters, Megan (Ricky) Kinzy, of Woodsfield, OH and Abby (Bobby) Poling of El Paso, TX; mother, Betty Mellott, of Clarington, OH; a sister, Tammy (Morgan) Givens of Howard, OH; a half sister, Linda Lude of Sardis, OH; a brother, Tim (Chris) Mellott of Clarington, OH; grandsons who were his pride and joy, Zane Thomas Kinzy and Ian Robert Kinzy; who lovingly referred to him as “Pappy”; and grandpups, Oliver, Greta and Duke. Tom would say, “I’m not a millionaire, but I’m a billionaire when it comes to Friends.” Family will have a Celebration of Life with friends on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at the Captina Sportsman's Club Clarington, OH, starting with a Memorial Service at 12:00 pm with food and fellowship to follow. Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Gas Cards Inc. c/o Shirley Brown 48397 Keylor Hill Road, Woodsfield, OH 43973 or Beallsville Rally for Life c/o Kathy Rees 41515 North Park Dr. Beallsville, OH 43716. Arrangements entrusted to Grisell Funeral Home, Clarington.
Thomas “Tom” Elbert Mellott, age 66, of Clarington, OH, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the home of his daughter, in Woodsfield, OH. Following a year long journey with cancer. He was born August 26, 1955, in... View Obituary & Service Information
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