Melissa Andrews, age 56, passed away on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022.
She was born, Melissa Lou Allen, on May 31st, 1966, to Oscar Dean & Vikki Lou Allen, in Alliance, Nebraska, at St. Joseph Hospital. Melissa attended the Alliance Public Schools. Her favorite memories from her youth were the moments spent at her grandma’s farm, and riding horses with her family. Her loves were God, her children and grandchildren, her family, her friends, music, horses and her two kitties. Melissa enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, her family and her close friends. She loved flowers, long walks, and sunny day drives in the country.
Melissa was preceded in death by her mother, Vikki Lou Allen. She is survived by her father Oscar Dean Allen, her brother, Joshua Dean Allen, her sister Molli Mckenzi (Kenny) Washington, her daughters Amanda Rose Watson, Heidi Ann Brave, Angelyn Dawn Valdez, her son Marlin Joseph (Sydney) Andrews Jr., her son Joshua, many grandchildren, nieces, nephews and dear friends.
Private family services will be held. Online condolences may be left at www.batesgould.com.