Mrs. Zetta Lucille 'Eaton' Mell passed away Sunday afternoon, Dec. 6, 2009, at Gateway Regional Medical Center, Granite City, IL., at the age of 92 years, 11 months & 21 days. Zetta was born Dec. 15, 1916, in Mississippi Co., Missouri, & was the daughter of James Henry Eaton and Cora Radie 'Kindred' Eaton. Also preceding in death were: her husband, Glenwood Francis Mell (2002); 3 Sisters: Viola Erlinger; Shirley Dalton & Helen Ruth Eaton. Also, 4 Brothers: Murrill; Melvin; Alva & Dale Eaton.
Zetta was a member of: * Nameoki Methodist Church, Granite City, IL; * Gateway Senior Circle; * The Lydia Circle; * Missionary Group Spouse Support Group; & * The Collinsville Christian Women's Connection.
Survivors Include : 2 Daughters, Valencia (Steve) Novosel, of Glen Carbon, IL; Glendine Mell (Michael Lindvay), of Garrett, IN; 2 Sisters: Gladys Anderson, of Fredericktown, MO; Joyce Summers, of Mt. Sterling, KY; 3 Grandchildren: Angela (Mike) 'Novosel' West, of Glen Carbon, IL; Anne (Rob) 'Lindvay' Havlovich, of Chantilly, VA & Mick (Emma) Lindvay, of Ft. Wayne, IN. 5 Great-Grandchildren: Steffen, Garrison & Ashlin West. Kennedy & Michael Lindvay. Also surviving are a number of other family members & friends, including Good Friend, Millie Clements.
Visitation: Wednesday, 4-8 pm. Visitation resumes Thurs., 6:30 am
Funeral : Thursday, 11:00 a.m., December 10, 2009
at : TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL, with Rev. Tim Pate officiating.
Interment : Hillview Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Farmington, MO.
Memorials to : * The Nameoki Methodist Church &/or * Faith and Action - both of Granite City, IL.