Giovanni Melis Fois

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Giovanni Melis Fois
Bishop of Nuoro (Emeritus)
ChurchRoman Catholic Church
SeeDiocese of Nuoro
In office1970 -1992
PredecessorGiuseppe Melas
SuccessorPietro Melon
Orders
OrdinationAugust 12, 1939
Personal details
Born(1916-10-07)October 7, 1916
Sorgono, Italy
DiedSeptember 3, 2009(2009-09-03) (aged 92)
Previous postDiocese of Tempio-Ampurias
Bishop

Giovanni Melis Fois (October 7, 1916 – September 3, 2009) was an Italian Prelate of Roman Catholic Church.

Fois was born in Sorgono, Italy and ordained a priest on August 13, 1939 from the Archidocese of Oristano. On May 25, 1963, he was appointed bishop of the Diocese of Tempio-Ampurias and ordained bishop July 28, 1963. Fois was then appointed to bishop of the Diocese of Nuoro November 1, 1970 where he remained until retirement on April 16, 1992.

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