Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam tweeted that he was praying for those affected by the shooting, including Melton's family.
Mrs Melton says her husband shielded her from the gunfire, but then was shot himself.
Heather, who's also a doctor, attempted to give her husband CPR, but he wasn't responding. The 33-year-old "was shot and ultimately lost her life in the hospital", police said in a statement.
"The officer actually covered up to protect me from being shot because I couldn't get out all the way", Davis said.
"At this point, I'm in complete disbelief and despair".
Hannah, 35, was a daring woman who loved skydiving, poolside vacations, and all-around fun.
Heather said Sonny told her the moment they met she stole his heart, and for that she'll always be grateful for the love they shared. Police said that after the shooting, the lone suspect, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock, was found dead when authorities stormed his Mandalay Bay hotel room.
As for the shooter, Heather doesn't want to know anything about him and doesn't want him to overshadow the victims.
"She was employed with the Manhattan Police Department for 10 years and will be greatly missed", the press release read. "I'm heartbroken and speechless".
With more than 500 people wounded and 59 killed, "It's a long laborious process to identify the victims and reunite them with the family members", said Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo.
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James Melton said he is finding joy in the heroes around him now, including airlines employees who helped him and his wife on their journey to Las Vegas after the attack. Denise passed in my arms.
The Manhattan Beach Unified School District said Casey was "loved by students and colleagues alike and will be remembered for her sense of humor, her passion for her work, her devotion to her students, and her commitment to continuing her own learning". Smith had worked at the Vista Elementary School in Simi Valley, California, for three years and the school district for 16 years, a spokesperson for the school district told ABC News.
Dana Gardner, 52, was a deputy recorder-county clerk in San Bernardino, where she had worked since 1991.
"Heroes, one and all", the editorial added.
Heather said she has a great support system from her family and Sonny's who have been helping her through this tough time.
Vigils for the victims were held Monday in Las Vegas and across the country, while New York's Empire State Building and Paris' Eiffel Tower went dark in honor of the victims, and Tel Aviv's city hall was emblazoned with an American flag in a show of solidarity.
About 30 Murray residents gathered at a church Wednesday night for a vigil in response to the Las Vegas massacre.
The 34-year-old military vet, football coach, and off-duty LVPD officer was at the fest with many other off-duty officers. "He sacrificed his life for me, and I think he would do it for other people he didn't even know".
In the midst of a tragedy is often when we also see the goodness of humanity rise up. "Do what you need to do", Amanda Long told the Las Vegas Review-Journal.