Melba Jean Miners, age 85, of Alva, passed away November 22, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was born Sep. 14, 1929 in Detroit, MI, to the late Barclay and the late Mellie (Pollard) Brickley.
Melba was the oldest of four girls. She was also a perfectionist and never left the house without every hair in place. Melba also loved shoes.
She is survived by one son: Roy Douglas Miners, two daughters: Deborah J. Tillman (Kenny), Pamela L. Ham (Greg), three sisters: Marilyn Spivey, Bobbie Alder, Joyce McRae, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
A celebration of life was held 11:00 am, Monday, November 24, 2014 at Hope Hospice Chapel, 1201 Wings Way, Lehigh Acres, FL, with Pastor Randy Eaton officiating.
Cremation Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home - LaBelle.