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
residence.
 
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
also survive.

Bro.  Dan  Huffines  and  Bro.  Morgan R. Medlin will officiate at
the services.
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