Melanie Lewis Buckhalter

Melanie Lewis Buckhalter

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Melanie Lewis  Buckhalter

Melanie J. Lewis Buckhalter was born on August 30, 1974. She graduated from Washburn Rural High School and went on to receive her Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing from Washburn University in 1996. Melanie was married to Bart Lewis in 2007. He received a Certificate in Drug and Alcohol Counseling from Washburn University in 2005. 

After Bart's passing due to Sarcoma in 2008, Melanie created a memorial scholarship in his honor. Melanie and Bart have one daughter, Abigail Lewis Buckhalter, as well as Bart's daughter, Morgan Lewis. 

Melanie married Richard Buckhalter in November 2013.