Mrs. Melissa Hope Hamby Millwood, age 57, of N. Church St., Union, widow of Mark Millwood, passed away Sunday, January 2, 2022 at her home.
Mrs. Millwood was born in Laurens, February 3, 1964, a daughter of the late Gladys Louise Hamby Clark. She was a homemaker and an active member of Morningside Baptist Church. Melissa was an avid animal lover. She centered her peace around her animal babies, Pickles, Bear and Callie. She was overly talented with words and wrote the most beautiful poetry you could have ever read. Melissa will be greatly missed by the ones that were able to call her Mom, Grandma, Nana, sister and friend.
Surviving are a daughter, Marissa Millwood of Spartanburg; two sons, Jay Hamby and wife Amber of Boiling Springs and Phillip Todd Hamby and wife Julie of Union; a sister, Juana Wilson Brown; three brothers, Eddie Clark, Chris Clark and David Earl Paige; and four grandchildren, Hailey Hamby, Warren Hamby, Allie Hamby and Asher Hamby.
A celebration of life gathering will be held from 5:00 until 7:00 PM Saturday evening at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Chapel.
The family will be at their respective home.
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