Melissa Ellen Crowder, 39, of North Little Rock, Arkansas passed away on Monday, May 29, 2017. She was born in North Little Rock, Arkansas on January 11, 1978 to Elbert and Marlys Crowder.
Melissa is preceded in death by her mother, Marlys Crowder; her grandparents Gladys and Elbert Crowder Sr. and Hazel and Roland Jensen.
She is survived by her father, Elbert Crowder Jr., one daughter Madison Layne Skinner; three brothers, Mike Crowder, Chris Crowder (Sherri), and Lynn Crowder (Keli), and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Melissa was a great mother, daughter, sister and friend. She loved spending time with her family and was so proud of her beautiful daughter.
Funeral services will be held in the Chapel at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, on Saturday, June 3 at 11 A.M. with visitation starting at 10 A.M. Interment will follow at Kilgore Cemetery in Springfield, Arkansas.