Melvin Lockwood

Melvin Lockwood, 57, New Town, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, in his daughter’s home in Acworth, Ga.

He was born Dec. 28, 1956, in Stanley, to Billy and Annie Lockwood. He served in the Air Force, beginning in 1979.

Survivors: daughters, Toni Lockwood, New Town, Amanda Lockwood, Acworth Ga.; son, Justin, Minot; three grandchildren; sisters, Rena Drags Wolf, Jane Lockwood and Charlene Lockwood; brother, Lawrence; companion, Aggie Vondall.

Funeral: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 11 a.m. in Johnny Bird Veterans Memorial Hall, New Town

Burial: Snowbird Cemetery, rural New Town

(Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall)