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Okla Pearl Smith Medlin
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1909
Englevale
Crawford County
Kansas, USA
Death: Oct. 8, 1992
Lamar
Barton County
Missouri, USA


Okla Pearl SMITH MEDLIN
13 August 1909 - 08 October 1992

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Thanks to Mary McClelland (#47081453) for the following obituary.

Okla Pearl Medlin

LAMAR--Okla Pearl Medlin, 83, of Lamar, died at 6:55 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, 1992, at the Meadowbrook Manor of Lamar after an illness.

Mrs. Medlin was born Aug. 13, 1909, in Englevale, Kan., to Joseph and Mintie Belle Warren Smith. She lived in Barton County most of her life.

She married True Medlin who preceded her in death in 1981.

Mrs. Medlin was a homemaker. She attended the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Lamar and was a church pianist for many years.

Survivors include one son, True Medlin of Lamar, two daughters, Rosetta Williams of Lamar and Myrna Fite of Traverse city, Mich.; two brothers, Roy Smith of Dunnagan, Mo., and Rollie Smith of Clinton, Okla.; one sister, Violet Ulatan of Broderick, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Memory Gardens cemetery with the Rev. Larry Hoyt officiating.

Mary E. McClelland

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http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/crawford/society/obits/index.html

INDEX TO OBITUARIES IN
THE PITTSBURG (KS) MORNING SUN NEWSPAPER
1975 THRU 2004

SURNAME GIVEN MAIDEN (NOTES) AGE OBIT DATE

MEDLIN Claude Ralph 79 27 May 1998
MEDLIN Clyde A. 78 12 August 1980
MEDLIN Frankie E. 81 06 May 1982
MEDLIN Gary W. 33 17 January 1982
MEDLIN Herbert B. 78 26 March 1978
MEDLIN Ida Lee Blackburn 76 11 July 1980
MEDLIN Jewell Alger (Mr) 90 03 September 2002
MEDLIN Lola L. Gardner 90 20 May 1985
MEDLIN Luella Mae Hubbard 84 07 June 1985
MEDLIN Mary E. (Marie) Dalton 95 11 August 1980
MEDLIN Okla Pearl Smith 83 10 October 1992
MEDLIN True, Sr. 73 09 August 1981

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http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com

Descendants of Richard Medlin
Generation No. 9

84. JARRET LEWIS9 MEDLIN (THOMAS GREEN8, JARRET7, LEWIS6, WILLIAM OWEN5, WILLIAM OWEN4, NICHOLAS3, RICHARD2, RICHARD1) was born 1873, and died 1955. He married (1) FLORENCE JOHNSON. She was born 1881, and died 1966. He married (2) GEORGIA GLOAD. She was born 1875, and died 1919.

Child of JARRET MEDLIN and FLORENCE JOHNSON is:
102. i. ROBERT L10 MEDLIN, b. 1924.

Children of JARRET MEDLIN and GEORGIA GLOAD are:
103. ii. HERBERT B10 MEDLIN, SR, b. 1899; d. 1978.
104. iii. CLYDE A MEDLIN, b. 1902; d. 1980.
iv. WILLIE T MEDLIN, b. 1900; d. 1906.
105. v. TRUE L MEDLIN, b. 1908; d. 1981.
106. vi. GRACE VIRGINIA JANE MEDLIN, b. 1911; d. 1936.
107. vii. CLAUDE R MEDLIN, b. 1919.

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Descendants of Richard Medlin
Generation No. 10

105. TRUE L10 MEDLIN (JARRET LEWIS9, THOMAS GREEN8, JARRET7, LEWIS6, WILLIAM OWEN5, WILLIAM OWEN4, NICHOLAS3, RICHARD2, RICHARD1) was born 1908, and died 1981. He married OKLA P SMITH. She was born 1909.

Children of TRUE MEDLIN and OKLA SMITH are:
134. i. ALBERTA L11 MEDLIN, b. 1925.
135. ii. TRUE J MEDLIN, b. 1929.
136. iii. ROSETTA MEDLIN, b. 1930.
137. iv. MYRNA J MEDLIN, b. 1939.
v. BETTY J MEDLIN, b. 1943; d. 1974.

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Descendants of Richard Medlin
Generation No. 11

135. TRUE J11 MEDLIN (TRUE L10, JARRET LEWIS9, THOMAS GREEN8, JARRET7, LEWIS6, WILLIAM OWEN5, WILLIAM OWEN4, NICHOLAS3, RICHARD2, RICHARD1) was born 1929. He married NADINE M MOREY.

Children of TRUE MEDLIN and NADINE MOREY are:
179. i. GARY W12 MEDLIN, b. 1948.
180. ii. ROY A MEDLIN, SR, b. 1949.
181. iii. LARRY D MEDLIN, b. 1951.
iv. DONALD L MEDLIN, b. 1954; m. SUSAN J PAYNE.
182. v. JESSE L MEDLIN, b. 1957.

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United States Census, 1860

Name: Nancy J Rector
Residence: , Barton, Missouri
Ward: Newton Township
Age: 10 years
Estimated Birth Year: 1850
Birthplace: Kentucky
Gender: Female
Page: 17
Family Number: 114
Film Number: 803607
DGS Number: 4233391
Image Number: 00021
NARA Number: M653

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHZ6-ZND : accessed 6 May 2012), Nancy J Rector, , Barton, Missouri.

Unfortunately the years 1850, 1860 & 1870 to be by individual only. I'll have to search more for her parents.

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Thomas Green Medlin, husband of Nancy Jane Rector Medlin.

United States Census, 1880

Name: G. Thomas Medlin
Residence: Milford, Barton, Missouri
Birthdate: 1851
Birthplace: Missouri, United States
Relationship to Head: Self
Spouse's Name: J. Nancy Medlin
Spouse's Birthplace: Kentucky, United States
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Male
Martial Status: Married
Age (Expanded): 29 years
Occupation: Work In Lumber Mill
NARA Film Number: T9-0673
Page: 452
Page Character: D
Entry Number: 3973
Film number: 1254673

Household Gender Age

G. Thomas Medlin M 29 Birthdate: 1851 Birthplace: Missouri Father's Birthplace: Virginia Mother's Birthplace: Missouri Occupation: Work In Lumber Mill
Spouse J. Nancy Medlin F 28 Birthdate: 1852 Birthplace: Kentucky Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
Child J. Lewis Medlin M 7 Birthplace: Missouri
Child M. Della Medlin F 3 Birthplace: Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1880," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M668-H5N : accessed 6 May 2012), G. Thomas Medlin, Milford, Barton, Missouri.

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United States Census, 1900

Name: Thomas Medlin
Titles & Terms:
Residence: Pilot Grove Township (west half), Moniteau, Missouri
Birth Date: Oct 1849
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Spouse: Nancy J Medlin
Spouse's Titles & Terms:
Spouse's Birthplace: Kentucky
Father:
Father's Titles & Terms:
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother:
Mother's Titles & Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name: Thomas Medlin
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 31
Estimated Marriage Year: 1869
Mother How Many Children:
Number Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0085
Page: 9
Sheet Letter: A
Family Number: 171
Reference Number: 41
Film Number: 1240876
Image Number: 00150

Household Gender Age

Thomas Medlin M Birth Date: Oct 1849
Birthplace: Missouri
Spouse Nancy J Medlin F Birth Date: Oct 1850
Birthplace: Kentucky

Child John A Medlin M Son Birth Date: Sep 1880
Birthplace: Missouri

* Delta A Bass M Son-in-law Birth Date: Jun 1876
Birthplace: Missouri

Child Delta Bass F Dau. Birth Date: Dec 1876
Birthplace: Missouri Mother How Many Children: 1
Number Living Children: 1

Willie H Bass M Grandson Birth Date: Jan 1896
Birthplace: Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3ZT-SRG : accessed 1 May 2012), Thomas Medlin, Pilot Grove Township (west half), Moniteau, Missouri.

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United States Census, 1910

Name: Jarret L Medlin
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Residence: Milford, Barton, Missouri
Marital Status: Married
Race : White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Family Number: 39
Page Number: 2

Household Gender Age

Jarret L Medlin M 36y Birthplace: Missouri
Spouse Georgia Medlin F 34y Birthplace: Missouri Parent's Birthplace: New York

Child Herbert B Medlin M 10y Birthplace: Missouri
Child Clyde A Medlin M 7y Birthplace: Missouri
Child Truie L Medlin M 2y Birthplace: Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M2TS-JS9 : accessed 1 May 2012), Jarret L Medlin, Milford, Barton, Missouri.

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United States Census, 1920

Name: Jarett Medlin
Residence: , Barton, Missouri
Estimated Birth Year: 1873
Age: 47
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 1820902
Digital Folder Number: 4312389
Image Number: 00970
Sheet Number: 1

Household Gender Age

Jarett Medlin M 47y Birthplace: Missouri
Child Clyde Medlin M 17y Birthplace: Missouri
Child True Medlin M 11y Birthplace: Missouri
Child Grace Medlin F 8y Birthplace: Missouri
Child Claude Medlin M 7m Birthplace: Missouri
Parent Thomas Medlin M 70y Birthplace: Missouri
Parent Nancy Medlin F 69y Birthplace: Kentucky

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8WL-NDM : accessed 1 May 2012), Jarett Medlin, , Barton, Missouri.

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United States Census, 1930

Name: J L Medlin
Event: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Milford, Barton, Missouri
Gender: Male
Age: 56
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Birthplace: Missouri
Estimated Birth Year: 1874
Immigration Year:
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
Enumeration District Number: 0010
Family Number: 20
Sheet Number and Letter: 1B
Line Number: 76
NARA Publication: T626, roll 1175
Film Number: 2340910
Digital Folder Number: 4660327
Image Number: 00955

Household Gender Age

76. J L Medlin M 56 Birthplace: Missouri
77. Spouse Florence Medlin F 49 [2nd wife] Birthplace: Missouri Father's Birthplace: Missouri; Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee

78. Child Claude Medlin M 10 Son Birthplace: Missouri
79. Child Robert Medlin M 5 Son Birthplace: Missouri

80. Kenneth Bower M 12 Stepson Birthplace: Missouri

81. Parent Thomas Medlin M 80 Father Widowed Birthplace: Missouri Father's Birthplace: Tennessee; Mother's Brthplace: Kentucky

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHXS-3TB : accessed 1 May 2012), J L Medlin, Milford, Barton, Missouri.

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United States Census, 1930

Name: True L Medlin
Event: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Milford, Barton, Missouri
Gender: Male
Age: 21
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Birthplace: Missouri
Estimated Birth Year: 1909
Immigration Year:
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Enumeration District Number: 0010
Family Number: 13
Sheet Number and Letter: 1B
Line Number: 54
NARA Publication: T626, roll 1175
Film Number: 2340910
Digital Folder Number: 4660327
Image Number: 00955

Household Gender Age

54. True L Medlin M 21 Birthplace: Missouri
55. Spouse Okla P Medlin F 20 Birthplace: Kansas
56. Child Alberta L Medlin F 4 Birthplace: Kansas
57. Child True G Medlin M 0 Birthplace: Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHX9-YTW : accessed 1 May 2012), True L Medlin, Milford, Barton, Missouri.

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Rootsweb WorldConnect Family trees also has information.

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/

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United States Social Security Death Index

True MEDLIN
Birth Date: 23 Apr 1929
Death Date: 7 Jan 2010

Social Security Number:
State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: Missouri

Death Residence Localities
ZIP Code: 64759
Localities: Iantha, Barton, Missouri
Irwin, Barton, Missouri
Lamar, Barton, Missouri

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United States Social Security Death Index

True MEDLIN
Birth Date: 13 Apr 1908
Death Date: Aug 1981

Social Security Number:
State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: Missouri

Death Residence Localities
ZIP Code: 64759
Localities: Iantha, Barton, Missouri
Irwin, Barton, Missouri
Lamar, Barton, Missouri

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United States Social Security Death Index

Okla MEDLIN
Birth Date: 13 Aug 1909
Death Date: 8 Oct 1992
Social Security Number:
State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: Missouri

Death Residence Localities
ZIP Code: 64759
Localities: Iantha, Barton, Missouri
Irwin, Barton, Missouri
Lamar, Barton, Missouri

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Okla's Mother:

United States Social Security Death Index

First Name: Mintie
Middle Name:
Last Name: Smith

Birth Date: 22 August 1878
Death Date: November 1971
Estimated Age at Death: 93

Social Security Number:
Place of Issuance: Missouri
Last Residence: Polk, Missouri
Zip Code of Last Residence: 65640

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Okla's brother:

United States Social Security Death Index

First Name: Rollie
Middle Name: C
Last Name: Smith

Birth Date: 22 March 1914
Death Date: 13 September 1998
Estimated Age at Death: 84

Social Security Number:
Place of Issuance: Missouri
Last Residence: Clinton, Custer, Oklahoma
Zip Code of Last Residence: 73601

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Names of some of the 9 children:

William Alva Smith (1901 - 1960)*
Okla Pearl Smith Medlin (1909 - 1992)*
Rollie Calvin Smith Sr (1914 - 1998)*
Violet Irene Smith Ulatan (1918 - 2003)*
Roy Harding Smith (1920 - 2007)*

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Okla's Brothers:

Smith, Rollie Calvin, Sr 82721046
b. Mar. 22, 1914 d. Sep. 13, 1998
Arapaho Cemetery
Arapaho
Custer County
Oklahoma, USA

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Smith, William Alva 88990157
b. Jan. 16, 1901 d. Jul. 9, 1960
Fir Lawn Cemetery
Hillsboro
Washington County
Oregon, USA

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Albert Smith (1875 - 1946)
  Mintie Belle Warren Smith (1879 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  True L Medlin (1908 - 1981)*
 
 Children:
  True Jarrett Medlin (1929 - 2010)*
  Okla Rosetta Medlin Anderegg (1930 - 2003)*
  Betty Jean Medlin (1943 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alexander Joe Smith (1898 - 1898)*
  Ruby Belle Smith Riley (1899 - 1970)*
  Arthur Thomas Smith (1899 - 1920)*
  William Alva Smith (1901 - 1960)*
  Daisy May Smith (1904 - 1906)*
  Sylvia Marie Smith Keeney (1906 - 1976)*
  Okla Pearl Smith Medlin (1909 - 1992)
  Charles Edman Smith (1911 - 1961)*
  Rollie Calvin Smith (1914 - 1998)*
  Violet Irene Smith Ulatan (1918 - 2003)*
  Roy Harding Smith (1920 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Lamar
Barton County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Orlena
Record added: May 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89655909
Okla Pearl <i>Smith</i> Medlin
Added by: Chris Bergstrom
 
Okla Pearl <i>Smith</i> Medlin
Added by: Sandy
 
 
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Really wish someone would post a photo of Okla and True's gravestone.
- Chris Bergstrom
 Added: Jun. 4, 2015

- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Jan. 20, 2015

- Clara
 Added: Jun. 3, 2012
 
 
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