Melissa S. Doyle of Three Rivers died Thursday, March 10, 2016, at her Three Rivers home. She was 35.
Melissa was born January 15, 1981, in Tulare to Simeon and Linda (Tonn) Anderson. She graduated from Golden West High School in Visalia and San Joaquin Valley College.
Melissa worked as a server at several restaurants in the area. She was a dancer and a musician, a member of the Calvary Worship Center in Visalia, and attended First Baptist Church in Three Rivers.
Her greatest joy was her children. She loved being a mom and was a big part of the community and Three Rivers School.
Melissa was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, Scott Doyle, of Three Rivers; two sons, Mason James Doyle and Brenden Scott Doyle; daughter Lava Laylana Timpson; three brothers, Derek Anderson, of Meeker, Colo., Ryan Anderson of Grand Junction, Colo., and Michael Schillinger of Visalia; and many aunts and uncles.
A private family viewing was held Wednesday, March 16. A graveside service took place at Three Rivers Cemetery on Thursday, March 17.
Donations may be made to the Melissa Doyle Memorial Fund at Bank of the Sierra that will provide assistance to the family.