Thomas Albert Medlock Sr., age 88, of Arkadelphia, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. He was born in Clark County, Jan. 17, 1924, the son of James and Althea Una Jacks Medlock. He was a retired cattle rancher and a member and Deacon of the Unity Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Runyan Medlock; and a daughter, Beverly Medlock McClain.
Survivors include three sons, Tommy and Rickey Medlock both of Arkadelphia, and Terry Medlock of Hungerford, Texas; one brother, James Robert Medlock of Grass Valley, Calif.; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services was at 10 a.m., Monday, Jan. 14, in the Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Chapel in Arkadelphia with the Rev. Phillip Runyan and the Rev. Danny Golden officiating. Burial will be in the Unity Cemetery. Visitation was from 2-4 p.m., Sunday, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Unity Cemetery Fund c/o Tommy Medlock, 59 Ranch Rd., Arkadelphia, AR 71923. Sign the online guest book at www.ruggleswilcox.com.