Melvin Earl Knowland

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Melvin Earl Knowland

February 06, 1940 - February 20, 2019

Melvin Earl Knowland Melvin Earl Knowland, 79, passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Clark Memorial Hospital. He was a retired terminal manager at Allied Systems. Melvin was a member of Local 89, American Legion Post 35 and Springdale United Methodist Church. He served in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam. Melvin was a native of Jeffersonville, IN.
He is survived by his wife Naomi R. Knowland of Jeffersonville, IN.; step-daughter Elizabeth Knowland of Jeffersonville, IN.; brother Charles Knowland (Mary) of Macon, GA.; sister Joyce Mitchum of New Albany, IN.
Melvin was preceded in death by his father Earl Knowland; mother Margie Knowland; sister Betty Sue Burns.
Funeral service will be held Monday, February 25, 2019 at 11 a.m. at E.M. Coots' Sons Funeral Home. Visitation will be Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at cootsfuneralhome.com
Published on February 21, 2019
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Connie Fraze
Feb 27, 2019
Melvin will be missed so much on very Saturday. He was a poker buddy and I played poker with him for as long as my Uncle Doyle Prosser lived at Claysburg. I will miss him so much! Our poker table was full of characters and he was one of "Us" I felt he was family.
I am SO sorry for your lost. He was a sweetheart. (I am Jessie Napier's daughter)