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Francis L. Medlock

July 22, 1932 ~ October 31, 2021 (age 89)


Francis L. Medlock, age 89 of Salem, Indiana passed away Sunday, October 31, 2021 at 9:27 pm, in Baptist Health Floyd New Albany, Indiana. 

Born July 22, 1932 in Salem, Indiana, he was the son of the late Raymond Francis Medlock and Mamie Bell (Boling) Medlock.

He was a life resident of Washington County, a class of 1951 graduate of Salem High School and then served in the United States Army. 

On November 11, 1956 he married Marjorie Jean (Ferguson) Medlock, who survives.

He retired from the Ford Motor Company after 48+ years, was a former part time cook at the Salem Bowling Lanes and was a member of the Salem Baptist Church.

Survivors include: 
Wife: Marjorie Jean (Ferguson) Medlock  
Son: Larry Wayne (Terri) Medlock of Salem, Indiana;   
Daughter: Anita Kay (Ken) Brouwer of Bloomington, Indiana;   
Grandson: Nicholas Medlock of Indianapolis, Indiana;   
Step granddaughter: Trisha Sease of Maui, HI;   
Step granddaughter: Trina LeBoeuf of St. Louis, MO;   
Step grandson: Chad Vandeventer of Salem, Indiana.

He was preceded in death by a brother: Robert Eugene Medlock.  

Visitation: 11 am to 1 pm Friday at Dawalt Funeral Home.
Graveside Service: 1:00 pm Friday at Crown Hill Cemetery with Rev. Dr. Steven Gorman officiating.

Memorial Contributions to: 
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International ( JDRF )
200 Vesey Street, 28th Floor 
New York, NY 10281  
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November 5, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

Graveside Service
November 5, 2021

1:00 PM
Crown Hill Cemetery
Shelby Street
Salem, Indiana 47167

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