Evelyn Medley
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True Evelyn Henderson Medley, 92, of Metropolis, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 at her home.

Mrs. Medley was a member of First Church of God in Metropolis, where she married her husband, Wayne Medley, on June 3, 1950.

She was a nurse for 15 years at Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis.

Mrs. Medley did missionary work overseas with her church, was a member of the Eastern Star and volunteered at Martha’s Vineyard in Paducah.

Survivors include three daughters, Betty Sue Smith and husband Tex of Kansas, Darlene Luton and husband David of Metropolis and Deborah Shelton and husband Bob of Reidland; one son, Mike Medley and wife Spring of Metropolis; nine grandchildren, Austin Medley and wife Trish, Dustin Medley, Lucas Damien Riddle and Meghan Medley and Corey, all of Metropolis, Angela Rodgers and husband Chris of Louisville, Ky., Susan Elizabeth Murrell and husband Michael of Kansas, Amy Michelle Riddle of Candler, N.C., Jason Luton and wife Heather of Cadiz, Ky. and Tim Luton and wife Chanthy of Cambodia; and two great-grandchildren, Michael and Matthew Murrell of Kansas.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar Turner and Flora LuVera Darnall Henderson; her husband of 58 years, Wayne Medley; five brothers; and two sisters.

Funeral service was held Tuesday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis with Rev. Larry Lunsford officiating.

Burial followed at Pell Cemetery in Brookport.
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