Melissa Dawn Meeker, 35, formerly of Paragould died Thursday, July 31 in Nashville, Tenn.
Born Nov. 22, 1972, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Terry Wood, of Jonesboro, Ark., and Teresa Wood, of Paragould, she was an English teacher at Southland High School in Cardwell.
Survivorsalso include her husband, Mike; her grandchildren, Meredith and Max, of Paragould; grandparents, Elsie Wood of Paragould and Ralph and Juanita Loftin of Cardwel, Mo., and sister and brother-in-law, Julie and Randy Hughes of Austin, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, William Wood, and her mother-in-law, Sandra Meeker.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 2, at Heath Funeral Home in Paragould.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, August 3, at East Side Baptist Church.
Burial will follow in the Morrow Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or www.caringbridge.org.
To send condolences, go to www.heathfuneralhome.com.