February 13 1933 July 19 2019
Melvin Heath, age 86, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, July 19, 2019 in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was born February 13, 1933 in Big Fork, Arkansas to the late Nick Heath and the late Maudie Marie Roach Heath. He was united in marriage to Nancy Seel. Mr. Heath was an equipment operator for the Highway Department. He was a member of the Mt. View Methodist Church. He loved spending time outdoors, gardening, fishing and just enjoying nature. Melvin was a gentle, calm man that was slow to anger until you messed with any of his grandchildren. He was a loving and caring family man that will be dearly missed. Survivors are: Wife: Nancy Heath of Mena, Arkansas Son: Steven Mel Health and wife Gayla of Roanoke, Texas Daughter: Teresa Heath Parks and husband Mike of Mena, Arkansas Grandchildren: Cassandra Parks of Hot Springs, Arkansas Tyler Heath of Mansfield, Texas Bryar Heath Parks of Mena, Arkansas Great-Grandson: Tyler Payton Heath of Waco, Texas Brother: Donald Heath of Big Fork, Arkansas Nephews: Ken Branstetter of Houston, Texas Matthew Heath of El Dorado, Arkansas Nieces: Susan Young of Fort Smith, Arkansas Amanda Anderson of El Dorado, Arkansas He was preceded in death by his parents Nick and Maudie Heath and his sister Winnie Louise Branstetter. Mr. Heath was sent for cremation under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Online obituary at www.beasleywoodfuneralhome.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Mr. Melvin Heath please visit our Sympathy Store.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Melvin Heath February 13 1933 July 19 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Mena, state: Arkansas