2009-07-16 / Obituaries

Billy Duane Medlock

October 15, 1934 - July 10, 2009

Billy Duane Medlock was born on October 15, 1934 in Honey Grove, Texas to Eugene Dale & Iris (Capitola) Medlock. He was united in marriage to Mary Nell Parker on August 10, 1956 in Tyler, Texas. He retired from La Gloria Oil & Gas where he had been employed as a pump mechanic. Mr. Medlock enjoyed reading, fishing and spending time with his family.

Funeral services were held on Monday, July 13, 2009 at New Harmony Cemetery near Tyler, Texas with Robbie Caldwell officiating.

Mr. Medlock passed away Friday, July 10, 2009 at his home in Giddings, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, JoAnn Murphy.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Nell Medlock of Giddings; daughter, Tracie Lynn Emmons of Giddings; 2 grandchildren, Justin Dale Emmons & his fiance, Stefanie Meuth of Houma, LA and Jenny Lynn Rodea & her husband, Amado of Giddings; 2 great grandchildren, A.J. Rodea & Jaida Lauren Rodea both of Giddings; brother, Gary & Linda Medlock of Whitehouse, Texas; brother-inlaw, Jimmy Murphy of Tyler as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Memorials may be made to Brazos Valley Hospice, 1048 North Jefferson, La Grange, Texas 78945.

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