Theodore Tillery Melton Jr., affectionately known as "Theo", age 48 passed from this world to the next on August 29, 2019 at his parents' home in New Kent County Virginia surrounded by family.\n\n\n\nTheo was born February 10, 1971, in Richmond, Virginia to Theodore Sr. "Ted" and Bettie "Jean" Melton. He attended George Wythe High School for the Arts where he discovered his love for architectural drawing and barbering. He later honed his skills with a clipper at Hair Expose where he would go on to serve the community by organizing back to school haircuts for underserved children and toy drives during the holidays.\n\n\n\nHe enjoyed watching football and telling colorful stories for everyone's enjoyment. He is survived by both his mother and father, Bettie and Ted Melton, his siblings, Christopher, Pamula, and Julius, his children Shatia and Kalin, his grandchildren, Jace and Kaylonni, as well as several nieces and nephews who cherish his memory always. He is preceded in death by a host of family and friends who wait to welcome him home.\n\n\n\nFlowers may be sent to Mimms Funeral Home.\n\n\n\nA memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Mimms Funeral Home, 1827 Hull St.