Melba Christine Perrin Creach

Melba Christine Perrin Creach, 85, of Pocahontas, Ark., passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019.

Melba was born on Sunday, January 7, 1934, in Birdell, Ark., to Burley and Mazie Powell Perrin.

Melba put God and family first in her life. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, neighbor, and friend. Melba was a long-time member of the Pyburn Street Church of Christ in Pocahontas.

Melba is preceded in death by her parents, Burley and Mazie Powell Perrin; husband, Dr. Dwight Oren Creach; and sister, Freda Jones.

Melba is survived by three sons, Michael Creach of Pocahontas, Randall Creach of Pocahontas, and Jason (Stacey) Creach of Paragould; daughter, Beverly Creach of Paragould; five grandchildren, Seth, Austin, Autumn, Allyson, and Jack Creach; and great-grandchild, Grayson Johnson.

A graveside funeral service was held at the Old Union Cemetery near Birdell, at 5:00 p.m., on Monday, May 13, 2019, with Jason Noel officiating.

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