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Mrs. Melissa Kay Wheelington-Nofsinger

November 3, 1978 ~ September 12, 2022 (age 43)
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Mrs. Melissa Kay Wheelington-Nofsinger age 43 of Ringgold, GA passed away Monday, September 12, 2022 at a Chattanooga hospital.

Mrs. Wheelington-Nofsinger was born November 3, 1978 in San Antonio, TX to Mark and the late Carol Wheelington. She was full of life and loved her family, friends, and pets. She was a mother of 3 and a graduate of Ringgold High School.

She was a proud mother of three. Rowan 24 ,kind and generous. Proudly serving his country in the navy. Ariana nine, Girl Scout. Strong as her mother, always putting others before herself. Hudson only two, premature after 25 weeks of pregnancy, Less than 2 pounds. Thriving today from her constant love and care. Constantly by his side until he came home from the NICU. Now he’s healthy,happy and Full of joy, they are all the best Melissa. We will all miss her, she was the love of our lives.

Along with her mother she is preceded in death by her grandparents, Harvey & Charlotte Yarbrough, and Buel & Gloria Wheelington.

Survivors include her father, Mark Wheelington (Dorleeta); husband, Michael Nofsinger; children, Rowan Wolfe (Myah), Hudson Nofsinger, and Arianna Nofsinger; and sister, Amy Collins. She was also a loving daughter And a wonderful aunt and great aunt to her nieces Alyssa ,myla,Brooklin and nephew Riley.

Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Wheelington-Nofsinger will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, September 18 with Chaplain Steve Burns officiating.

Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery with Rowan Wolfe, Mark Wheelington, Michael Wheelington, Russell Amescua, Tim White, and Riley Collins serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 1:00 PM until the service hour.

In lieu of flowers, please be so kind as to send donations to The Nofsinger Family (P. O. Box 471, Rock Spring, GA 30739) or by Venmo (michaelnofsinger@noffdogg).  Your help and support is greatly appreciated.


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September 18, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Mason Funeral Home
320 Highway 48
Summerville, GA 30747

Funeral Service
September 18, 2022

2:00 PM
Mason Funeral Home
320 Highway 48
Summerville, GA 30747

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