Elmer Harrison Medlock1

Male, #35841, (12 Mar 1907 - 18 Mar 1967)
Birth*12 Mar 1907 Elmer was born on 12 Mar 1907.2 
Marriage*say 1924 He married Lorene Gertrude Culpepper at Jackson Co., Alabama, say 1924. Elmer and Lorene Culpepper Medlock had nine children: Faye Medlock, Oscar Medlock, James Lionell Medlock, Wayne Medlock, Jeanett Medlock, Rachel Medlock, Juanita Medlock, Era Jo Medlock (born 1928, married Alton Barnes), and Charlotte Medlock (infant born and died 20 Oct 1943).3,4 
Photographed*say 1955 He was photographed say 1955 at Jackson Co., Alabama.1
Elmer H. & Lorene G. (Culpepper) Medlock
Death*18 Mar 1967 He died on 18 Mar 1967 at age 60.2 
Burial*circa 20 Mar 1967 His body was interred circa 20 Mar 1967 at Pleasant View Cemetery, Dutton, Jackson Co., Alabama.3 
Biography* Gary W. Rogers, the grandson of Elmer Harrision Medlock and Lorene Gertrude Culpepper and writes:
     Elmer Harrison Medlock's father was: James Hamilton Medlock B: 20 Dec 1876 P: Laurens County, South Carolina D: 7 Nov 1956 Dutton (Jackson County) Alabama Buried at: Old Shady Grove Cemetery, (Jackson County), Alabama. He married: 14 November 1895 at Rome, Georgia, Sarah Emma Clayton B: 21 Feb 1881, (Jackson County), Alabama D: 7 Oct 1963 Dutton, (Jackson County) Alabama. Buried beside her husband at Old Shady Grove Cemetery, (Jackson County), Alabama. Their tombstones reflect the above dates. They had a large family with many descendents, still living. Further genealogical information about this branch of the family is available.1 


Lorene Gertrude Culpepper (25 Oct 1906 - 8 Dec 1972)
Lorene and Elmer had ten children:
James Lionel Medlock
Era Jo Medlock
Oscar Lee Medlock
Willis Leon Medlock
Mary Faye Medlock
Emma Jeanette Medlock
Rachel Delinda Ann Medlock
Charlotte Ann Medlock
Earl Dewayne Medlock
Joyce Juanita Medlock.5 
Last Edited24 Aug 2012


  1. E-mail written Feb 2004 from Gary W. Rogers, e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  3. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 201.
  4. E-mail written May 2009 to Culpepper Connections from Teresa Davis e-mail, e-mail address.
  5. E-mail written 13 Aug 2012 to Warren L. Culpepper from Dana J. Houston, e-mail address.