The Washington Times-Herald

October 24, 2013

Melvin Hedrick Jr.

Jan. 29, 1966 - Oct. 23, 2013

The Washington Times-Herald

---- — Melvin Hedrick Jr.

Jan. 29, 1966 - Oct. 23, 2013

Melvin D. Hedrick Jr., 47, of Washington, died Wednesday at Jasper MEmorial Hospital.

Born Jan. 29, 1966, in Daviess County, he was the son of Barbara (Peyton) and Melvin D. Hedrick Sr.

He served in the National Guard. He earned a bachelor’s degree in robotics technology and was employed as a craftsman at Destination Yachts.

He is survived by his father, Melvin D. Hedrick Sr.; two sisters, Judy Hedrick and Sandi Hedrick; a nephew, Craig Hedrick; a niece, Tiffany Hedrick; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Hedrick.

The funeral will be at 8 p.m. Friday at Gill Funeral Home, with Bro. Dean Lengacher officiating.

Visitation is from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to American Cancer Society.

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