Adella Eliason Mellor passed away in South Jordah, Utah on December 29, 1990 from causes incident to age.
She was born in Moroni, Utah to Oliver Eugene Eliason and Blanche Christensen on March 21, 1902.She was married to Lester D. Mellor in the Manti LDS Temple October 3, 1923. She was a member of the LDS Church and enjoyed being a visiting teacher.
At hte age of 17, Adella was assistant Post-Master in Moroni, Utah. She graduated form LDS Business College. She worked at the Sanpete County Court House, the Federal Land Bank of Berlley. She was Chief Clark in the ASCS Office at Manti and a long time employee.
Our beloved "Mingie" was a beautiful homemaker, good friend, wonderful cook, and did beautiful handwork which she shared with all.
She took personal interest in family and friends, and gave generously.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Marcile and Dr. Kenneth J. Braithwaite; a son-in-law, Chesley H. Wintch, all of Salt Lake City; Marjorie Mellor of Walnut Creek, Calif.; eleven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren (two deceased); two sisters-in-law, Ada J. Eliason and Ruth B. Mellor. She was preceded in death by her husband, daughter Mary Marie Mellor Wintch; son, Lester E. Mellor; one sister, Ophelia E. Draper; four brothers, Perry, Edward, Gaylen and Chesley Eliason.
Funeral servies will be held 12 noon, Wednesday, January 2, 1990, in the Manti 1st Ward. Friends may call at the church one and one half hours prior. Interment at the Manti City Cemetery.
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