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Melba Ruth (Bivens) Truesdell

June 10, 1939 ~ May 5, 2017 (age 77)

Melba Ruth Truesdell, 84, departed from this life in Avon, Indiana on May 5, 2017 at Countryside Meadows.  She was born to Forrest and Lena Bivens on June 10, 1939.  She is survived by her Aunt Alice Bussell and siblings; Gene Bivens, Wayne Bivens, Billy Bivens, Virginia Howard, three daughters, Sheri Hollar, Kimberly Doyle, and Teresa Upshaw, 17 grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, and four great great grandchildren.

Melba was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Aultman Truesdell, her parents, Forrest and Lena Bivens, sisters, Barbara Cooper, Armilda Shuster, daughters; Joyce Ayres and Wendy Cox, also a son, Christopher "Cheerios" Truesdell.  

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Orangeburg, KY.

Melba will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.  

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