Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021, in Woodlawn Memorial Park for Ms. Melinda Chevalier Messina, 66, of Grenada, who died on Tuesday, Feb. 2, at her residence.
Melinda was born on April 27, 1954, in Prentiss to Fredrick Odessa and Edith Jane Land Chevalier. She had worked for a number of years as an interior decorator and florist. She also enjoyed working at Grace Health and Rehab as a CNA. She was a life member of the Junior Auxiliary of Grenada and a talented artist.
Her parents preceded Melinda in death.
Survivors include, her daughter, Anna Jane Messina of Grenada; son, Joseph Samuel Messina III of Grenada; brothers, Donnie Chevalier (Linda) of Petal, Mark Chevalier of Ridgeland and Dr. Steven Chevalier (Erin) of Madison and two grandchildren, Harper Sue Lehman and Ellie Kay Sullivan.
Online condolences can be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com
McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada was in charge of arrangements.