Melvin “Mel” J. Frost died on June 26, 2004. Frost earned a bachelor’s in geology from Arizona State University in 1959, a master’s in geography from Brigham Young University in 1960, and a PhD in geography from the University of Florida in 1964. His first teaching position was at the University of Southern Mississippi. He came to Arizona State University in 1965 and spent twenty years teaching there before retiring in 1985.
Melvin Frost (Necrology). 2005. AAG Newsletter 40(7):23.