Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Berniece Medlin, 99, of Monett, passed away on Nov. 10, 2011.

She was born in Monett on March 29, 1912, the daughter of Delmar W. and Mable (Combe) Medlin. She lived her entire life in the Monett area. She was a graduate of Purdy High School and Southwest Missouri State College in Springfield. She taught school for 46 years. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Monett. She was also a member of Barry County Retired Teachers and Delta Kappa Gamma, and a life-time member of the National Retired Teachers Association.

She is survived by one brother, Bill Medlin, Sr., and his wife, Elner.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Audrey Millikan and Dorothy Anderson; and one brother, Kenneth Medlin.

Funeral services were held Monday at the First United Methodist Church in Monett. Interment was at the Waldensian Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett.