Kacey Melanson, a husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend, peacefully passed away on November 20, 2023, in Washington, NC. Born on December 30, 1967, in Jacksonville, NC, Kacey touched the lives of many through his hard work, kindness, and love for the outdoors. He was 55 years old at the time of his passing.
Throughout his life, Kacey demonstrated an exceptional talent as a handyman. His ability to fix anything and his strong work ethic earned him a reputation as a reliable and skilled individual. Kacey approached his work with dedication and commitment, always striving to do his best.
Outside of work, Kacey found solace in nature. He had a deep passion for hunting and fishing, often spending his free time exploring the great outdoors. Kacey embraced the tranquility of nature and cherished the moments spent surrounded by its beauty.
Kacey will be remembered as a beloved husband to his wife Debbie, and father to his three children, Josh Melanson and wife Tonya Hathaway, Brooke Melanson, Kacey J. Melanson Jr. and his wife Hayley. Kacey’s role as a grandfather brought him immense joy, and he leaves behind five beautiful granddaughters: Kayley, Dawsen, Kennedy, Emberlyn, and Knaevia.
The bond between siblings is special, and Kacey’s four sisters, Kim Cutler (Spouse: Scott Cutler), Karen and Robert Glen Midgette, Katherine and Anthony Briody, and Karol and Gary Tetterton, will forever cherish the memories shared with their dear brother. Kacey also leaves behind many amazing nieces and nephews who held a special place in his heart.
Kacey is preceded in death by his parents, Mintie June Melanson, Lloyd Melanson, and his niece, Amanda Beddard. Their memory will forever live on in the hearts of those who loved them.
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A visitation will be held at Joseph B. Paul Jr Funeral Service on Saturday, December 2 from 12:00-1:00pm, with a Celebration of Life to follow in the chapel at 1:00pm
Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Service is honored to assist the Melanson Family.
Celebration of Life
Joseph B. Paul, Jr. Funeral Service - Directions
4500 US 264 E. Washington NC
- Saturday, December 2, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM