Funeral services for Mr. Dietrich R. Medlin, 60, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Saturday,
April 21, 2007, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home
in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Sam Flatt Cemetery
in the Philadelphia community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 5 – 8 P.M., and on
Saturday from 11 A.M. until time of services.
Mr. Medlin passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2007, at his
He was born September 25, 1946, in Jackson County,
Tennessee, to the late Vestil Frazier Medlin and Christine
Hopkins Medlin. He was a factory worker, and was affiliated
with the Philadelphia Church of Christ. Mr. Medlin served in the
U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his
Paternal Grandparents: Walter S. and Rhoda Flatt Medlin; 1
Sister: Theresse Medlin; and his Maternal Grandparents:
Charlie C. and Emma Gipson Hopkins.
Survivors include 2 Uncles: Morgan R. Medlin and wife,
Evelyn, of Cookeville, TN, and General Lewis Hopkins of
Nashville, TN; and 2 Aunts: Beulah M. Flatt of Bloomington
Springs, TN, and Vola Roberts and her husband, Albert, of
Lenoir City, TN. Several cousins, other relatives, and friends
Bro. Dan Huffines and Bro. Morgan R. Medlin will officiate at
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