Melanie Ann Barrett, 61, of Connersville passed away Friday morning, July 9, 2021 at her home following an extended illness.

One of four children of Harold and Billie Rowe Stang, Melanie was born in Fayette County, Indiana on March 13, 1960.

Besides her husband, Donald May, survivors include a daughter, Billie Mise; a son, Jeremiah (Lindsy) Johnson; nine grandchildren, Rainette, Carl, Carly, Drake, Crystal, Dorian, Justice, Chelsea, and Braxton; six great-grandchildren, Dastan, Bentley, Makinnly, Breighton, Emma, Presleigh, and one on the way; a brother, C. Dean (Marsha) Stang; and a sister, C. Jean (Carl) Wentz.

Melanie was preceded in death by her parents; and two sisters, Elizabeth Stang and Iota Glenn McCreary.

In honor of Melanie’s wishes no services have been planned. Burial will be conducted in Lick Creek cemetery at the convenience of the family. Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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