Melanie Jane Ashton
1955 — 2022
Melanie J. Ashton, 66, of Chillicothe, died 1:01 pm, May 29, 2022, at the Adena Regional Medical Center, following a second battle with cancer. She was born June 20, 1955 in Washington CH to the late Eugene and Elda J. Mossbarger Heath. On October 7, 1988 she married John R. Ashton, who survives. Also surviving are 3 children, Chad (Angie) Coil, Carrie Ashton, and John (Ashley Neely) Ashton Jr., all of Chillicothe; 12 grandchildren, Shawn (Alex Burnett) Daniels, Brittany (John) Hettinger, Melissa (Tyler Bolin) Daniels, Heath, Cami, Raeley and Chadalyssia Coil, Alexsha King, Hayden, Ryder and Jayce Ashton and Jaden Herrold; 7 great-grandchildren, Zayden, Tucker, Cashton, Kaselyn, Kaisley,...