Andrea Nicole Melton | Free Iredell News

Andrea nicole melton, 35, of Mooresville, North Carolina, died on Friday, December 24, 2021 at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. She was born on July 24, 1986 in Jacksonville, Florida, to Robert Leon Gruber and the late Deborah Joan Gruber.

She was a member of the Oasis Church. She had strong faith, a caring and loving spirit with a soul of gold. She taught fifth year science and Cambridge students at the Iredell Charter Academy. Andrea was a loving godmother and aunt. She was a graduate of Florida State University and loved their football games. She loved musicals, loved jewelry, handbags, and fashion.

Besides her husband, Eldrin Melton, Andrea is survived by her father, Robert Gruber; her stepmother and stepfather, Janice and Edward Melton, of Chesterfield, SC; brother-in-law, Adrian Melton (Michelle) of Monroe, NC; sister-in-law, Kimberly Harrington (Joshua) of Conway, SC; Flock sisters, Jennifer Wilson (Dave), Tiffiny Francis (Mike) and Atina Hart (Chris).

A Celebration of Life for Andrea will be held on Saturday, January 1, 2022 at 2 p.m. at the Heritage House of Cavin-Cook Funeral Home with Pastor Dave Wilson as officiant. Visits for family and friends will follow the service. Briefs can be made at Heifer International (

The Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematorium in Mooresville serves the Melton family. Condolences can be sent to the family at