Ima Jean Melton Hollifield Burchett
Ima Jean Melton Hollifield Burchett, 80 of Hendersonville, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008 at the St. Joseph's Campus of Mission Hospital in Asheville.
Born in Burnsville, she was a daughter of the late George P. and Alice King Melton; and wife of the late William Burchett. Three sisters, Edna Torrence, Kathleen Silvers and Helen Smith, also preceded her in death.
She retired from American Enka Corp. after 41 years of service. She was a member of Biltmore Christ Temple in Asheville.
Surviving is a daughter Veheda Fuller and her husband, Ron, of Pisgah Forest; one brother, G.P. Melton and his wif...