Melanie Lila-June Hines passed away peacefully on Dec. 9, 2019. Melanie was born on Oct. 25, 2019. During her seven weeks here on earth she brought much joy to her family and was loved deeply by her parents.

Melanie was the precious angel of Walker and Madeleine Hines of Gunnison, Colo. Melanie is survived by her brother Jameson Gray, her paternal grandparents Mimi and Brian Hines of Houston, Texas and maternal grandparents Leslie Gray of Haslet, Texas and Kevin Gray of Tellico Plains, Tenn.

Funeral services will be held at Oh Be Joyful Church in Crested Butte, Colo., on Dec. 21 at 11:30 a.m. A reception will follow the ceremony at the church.

Flowers may be sent to Oh Be Joyful Church at 625 Maroon Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224.