Funeral services for Melvin Wayne McNutt, 72, of Zephyr, will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel in Early with Bro. Brian Griffin, pastor of the Zephyr Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will follow in the Zephyr Cemetery.

He died suddenly on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, while delivering mail on his postal route.

He was born June 20, 1936, in Comanche County, the son Rufus and Mamie McNutt. He has lived in Zephyr for the past 26 years and was a postal service mail carrier.

Survivors include his wife, Billie McNutt of Zephyr; a son, Keith McNutt; a daughter, Sheila Elliott and husband Mike; five grandchildren; and a sister, Sue Hidrogo.

An online guest book is available at www.heartland