Melody A. Grubb

ROGERS – Melody A. Grubb, 54, of Dyke Road, died at 6:25 a.m. Saturday at the St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center, Boardman campus, where she had been a patient.

Born Feb. 6, 1959, in Salem, she was the daughter of Virginia L. Wylie Vaughn and the late Richard E. Vaughn Sr.

Prior to becoming ill she had been employed at Waters Cleaning in Columbiana.

In addition to her mother of East Palestine, she leaves three daughters, Julie Groves and Christina Minger of Youngstown and Jennifer Duffield of Rogers; a sister, Barbara Lee Burson of Lisbon; a brother, Richard Vaughn Jr. of East Palestine; and nine grandchildren.

The family will receive friends beginning at 2 p.m. Sunday at 1350 Beard Road, New Waterford. Burial will be in Crest Haven Memorial Gardens in New Waterford.

Arrangements were handled by the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home in East Palestine (


Melody A. Grubb

EAST PALESTINE- Melody A. Grubb, 54, of Dyke Road passed away at 6:25 a.m. Saturday at the St. Elizabeth Medical Center Boardman Campus.

Arrangements are pending at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home.