Mary Melissa Spafford 82, of Noblesville, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at Riverview Health in Noblesville.
She was born on March 13, 1933 to the late Robert and Mary (Harmon) Maxam in Princeton, Indiana.
Melissa graduated from
Princeton High School as the salutatorian of her class. She was a 1955 graduate
of Indiana University, and a member of
Delta Gamma Sorority. She received her PhD in Psychology from Indiana
University in 1974. Melissa was also a member of the Mayflower Society, and Our Lady of Grace
Melissa was also preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Alan Spafford.
She is survived by her
son, Jonathan (Susan) Spafford; grandchildren, Sean,
Chris, and Nicole Spafford; sister, Jane (Dr. Robert)
McElroy; sister-in-law, Barbara (Terry) Dietsch; and
several nephews & a niece.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Randall & Roberts Funeral Home, Noblesville. Graveside services will be held at a later date in Hazelton, Indiana.