Myra Hazelene Jones Medlin

Myra Hazelene Jones Medlin, 82, of Littleton, NC, passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2017.

A native of Duplin County, she was the daughter of the late Isaac Edmond and Jabez Mobley Jones, and was preceded in death by her daughter, Donna Louise Delantonas; her sisters, Nisha J. Mohorn, Velma J. Shanklin; her brothers, Talmadge E. Jones, Osborne Jones, Dallas Jones, Carl Jones, Murdic Jones; and her special niece, Denis Hales.

Hazelene was a 1953 graduate of Aurelian Springs High School, she worked at Carolina Telephone and Telegraph Company in Weldon, NC, Samarkan Manor in Eagle Springs, NC, and Garden Lake Estates in Wilmington, NC. She was a member of Community Center Baptist Church in Halifax where she was active in the W.O.M., Sunday School and the choir. She was a member of the Lake Gaston Ladies Club, an avid golfer and a dedicated Housewife, Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Henry Medlin, of Littleton, NC; her children, Robert “Robbie” W. Medlin of Halifax, NC, Henry Dale Medlin of the home; her grandchildren, Tracy Glenney of San Antonio, TX, Stacy Shaw of Weldon, NC, Chrystal Medlin and Brandi Jones of Carolina Beach, NC, Cheryl Medlin and Keith Spettel of Charlotte, NC, Amberlin Medlin of Greenville, SC; her great-grandchildren, Robert Jacob, Michael and Morgan Glenney, Lucas Medlin, and Wyatt Shaw; her sisters, Susie J. Clizbe of Halifax, NC, Elenor J. Hales and her husband, Ronnie, of Halifax, twin sister, Eudene J. Freuler and her husband, Bill, of Lake Gaston, NC, Opal J. Loflin and her husband, Donald, of Maryville, TN; her brother, Forrest Jones and his wife, Ellen, of Halifax, NC; and her many nieces, nephews and friends.

Memorial services will be held on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Community Center Baptist Church in Halifax, NC with Dr. Jim Whitehead and Dr. Julian Mills officiating.

Interment will follow in Crestview Memorial Cemetery in Roanoke Rapids, NC.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Community Center Baptist Church, 2360 Ridgecrest Rd., Halifax, NC 27839 or Community Home Care and Hospice, 525 Becker Drive, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870.

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