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Melinda Bernice Whitley

August 15, 1961 ~ February 9, 2024 (age 62) 62 Years Old

Melinda Whitley Obituary

Melinda Bernice Whitley, a beacon of love and gentleness, passed away peacefully on February 9, 2024, in Corpus Christi, Texas, at the age of 62. Born on August 15, 1961, in Fort Dix, New Jersey, Melinda's life was a symphony of kindness that resonated with all who knew her.

Melinda's journey through life was marked by her unwavering faith and her service to her country. A dedicated Christian, she lived her beliefs through her actions and her words, touching the lives of many with her gentle spirit. Her service as a veteran reflected her strength and commitment to the values she held dear, and her legacy in this regard will be long remembered.

Her love for music was not just a hobby but a profound calling. Melinda's talent as a musician, with the guitar as her chosen instrument, brought joy and solace to the bustling streets of New York City. Her melodies were a reflection of her soul—loving and kind, they were a comfort to those fortunate enough to hear them.

Melinda's life was a testament to the power of love, and this was most evident in her partnership with James Edward Hesskew. Together, they shared many years of companionship, their lives intertwined in a beautiful tapestry of shared moments and mutual support. James survives Melinda, carrying forward the light of their shared love.

Those who knew Melinda would describe her as the epitome of love, kindness, and gentleness. Her presence was a calming force, a safe haven in the tumult of life. She navigated her journey with a grace that inspired those around her, leaving a legacy of warmth and compassion that will continue to influence the world in her absence.

Melinda's departure from this world leaves a void in the hearts of all who cherished her. Yet, the memories of her loving spirit will continue to provide comfort and guidance to her family, friends, and all who were touched by her remarkable life.              

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