Melissa was born in Portsmouth Virginia on Oct 24th 1983.
Melissa Sallese Peptis was a Mother to her 4 year old son Preston, daughter of Athena Johnson, twin sister to Michelle Sallese and older sister to Mathew Sallese.
Melissa graduated high school in 2002 later In trying to make a better life for her and her son she was attending nursing school when it was discovered she had breast cancer.
During this battle she managed to insure that Preston was properly provided for.
She fought this battle for 2 years until god took our Angel home.
She believed she would be an Angel to watch over her family.
Everyone that knew her loved her, she will be truly missed.
A celebration of her life will be held on Monday, February 18, 2019, 1:00 pm, at Triad Cremation & Funeral Service, 2110 Veasley Street, Greensboro, NC 27407.