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Melissa Miller Mccaig

January 27, 1969 — December 31, 2022

Melissa Miller McCaig

January 27, 1969 – December 31, 2022

Mrs. Melissa Miller McCaig, age 53, of Rutherford, Tennessee passed away peacefully at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital on December 31, 2022. Cremation services selected with visitation on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, in the Rutherford chapel of Karnes and Son Funeral Home from 6pm – 7pm.

Melissa was a wild soul that loved adventure. She loved to travel whenever given the chance, and always made sure to bring back souvenirs for everyone. She loved deeply and made a point to share her love with others. She also enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Some of her favorite things were Mountain Dew, TikTok, the beach, and her dogs.

Melissa is survived in death by her beloved husband of 14 years, Bobby Dean McCaig; five daughters: Shania Higgins (Wesley), Kayleigh Rogers, Cynthia McCaig (Juan), Bobbie Romo (Jose), and Mandy Pitones (Luis); thirteen grandchildren; her mother, Aliene Hartsfield and her brother, Wade Hartsfield, and sisters, Sandy Will (David), and Kelly Rouse.

Melissa is preceded in death by her father, Woodrow Wayne Hartsfield; her two sons: Gregory Taylor and Jeremy Taylor; her mother-in-law, Sue McCaig; and one grandchild, Victor Raul.

A memorial service will be held in her honor on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, at Karnes and Sons Funeral Home in Rutherford, Tennessee from 6pm to 7pm.

Karnes and Son Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Melissa Miller McCaig.

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Service Schedule

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

6:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Karnes & Son Funeral Home Rutherford Chapel

669 South Trenton Street, Rutherford, TN 38369

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