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Donovon T. Melson, KINGSPORT

Published September 10th, 2013 10:55 pm

Donovon T. Melson, 26, passed away Sunday, September 8, 2013, in his home.
He was born October 6, 1986, in Kingsport, TN. Donovon was a native of Fall Branch, but lived in Kingsport for 3 years. He was the son of Roger and Sandra Moody.
Donovon was employed at Tommy Shelton Construction. He enjoyed cooking, carpentry, art and landscaping.
In addition to his parents, survivors include his son, Joshua Michael Melson; sisters, Stefani Kae Saleem and Cori Melson; brothers, Darrick Moody, Jeremy Hennessee, Michael Melson and Toby Melson.
The family will receive friends for Donovon T. Melson on Thursday, September 12, 2013, from 5-6 p.m. at Snyder’s Memorial Gardens. A Celebration of Life will begin at 6 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family to help with funeral expenses.
Online condolences may be sent to the family of Donovon Melson by signing the online guest registry found on the funeral home’s website (, or by sending an e-condolence to Any other condolences may be mailed to Snyder’s Memorial Gardens, 5913 Kingsport Hwy. in Gray, TN. 423-477-7911
Snyder’s Memorial Gardens is proudly serving the Melson family; we are located at 5913 Kingsport Hwy. Gray, TN 37615.