Obituary of Gene Autry Medlock
Gene Autry Medlock, 81, widower of Jennie “Boots” Thompson Medlock, died Saturday, January 2, 2021 in Clinton, SC. Born in Edgefield, he was a son of the late Samuel Medlock and Kathleen Reardon Medlock. Mr. Medlock was a retired upholsterer. Surviving are two daughters, Charity Ayers (Robert), Shannon Letrell Medlock; one grandchild; three-great-grandchildren; two step-sons, John Mark Mobley (Melony) and David Mobley (Marie). He was predeceased by a son, Mark Presley Medlock; a daughter, Elaine Medlock; a brother, William “Buddy” Medlock; and a granddaughter, Virginia Moore. Graveside services will be held at 3 P.M. Sunday in Concord Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Rev. Jim Johnson officiating. Memorials may be sent to the Thornwell Home for Children, 302 S. Broad Street, Clinton, SC 29325. On-line condolences may be made at www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.