About Melissa Elizabeth Harper:
Melissa Elizabeth Stolte March 28, 1954 ? July 30, 2003
THORNDALE ? Services for Melissa Elizabeth
Stolte, 49, of Thorndale are set for 2 p.m. Friday at the Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale.
Burial will be in the Pleasant Retreat Cemetery near Thorndale. Mrs. Stolte died Wednesday at Scott
& White Hospital in Temple.
She was born in Clarksville, Tenn. She graduated from the University
of Tennessee in 1976 and was a member of Pride of The Southland Marching Band and the college tennis
team. Mrs. Stolte was a physical education teacher and coach in Lockhart, Lexington and, for the past
13 years, Thrall. She also worked at Thorndale State Bank. She was a member of Pleasant Retreat United
Survivors include her husband, Cam Stolte of Thorndale; three daughters, Jessica
Marie Stolte, Shelby Lynn Stolte and Megan Renee Stolte, all of Thorndale; two brothers and a sister-in-law,
Charles T. Harper Jr. and his wife, Irene, of Fort Worth and Stephen Dale Harper of Fort Worth; and
her mother, Nettie Dee Harper of Thorndale.
Memorials may be made to the Pleasant Retreat United
Methodist Church Bell Fund; c/o Mickey Organ; 3205 CR 455; Thorndale, 76577 or Thrall Elementary Library,
P.O. Box 398, Thrall, 76578.