July 17, 1950 - April 16, 2022
April 27, 2022
Patricia Ann (Patty) Medlock, 71, a longtime resident of Sweet Home, died April 16, 2022.
She was born July 17, 1950, in Oklahoma, to Betty Jo and Daniel Sossamon.
She moved with her parents to Sweet Home when she was very young. She graduated from Sweet Home High School in 1968.
She married Gary Medlock on April 17, 1970; her death came one day shy of their 52nd wedding anniversary.
Mrs. Medlock loved the outdoors, family and her little dogs. She was a giving person who would bend over backwards to help a loved one in need. She worked in the medical field and nursing homes for many years. She opened her home to needy foster children and volunteered at the senior center and Gleaners.
She was a genuinely fun-spirited person to be around.
Mrs. Medlock is survived by her husband of 52 years, Gary Medlock; sons Arron and Nathan; daughter Lorie; four grandchildren; and siblings Mary Albert, Beverly Young and Dan Sossamon.
At her request, no public service will be held.