St. Jude's Children Hospital,
PO Box 1000, Dept. 42,
Memphis, TN 38148-0142
Lila Loraine Medley, 84 years of age, of De Soto entered into eternal rest at Mercy Hospital Jefferson, Crystal City on Sunday, March 8, 2015. Lila was a supervisor for the De Soto Shoe Company. She enjoyed sewing, shopping, bird watching and cooking. She was born August 24, 1930 in De Soto to the late Charles E and Lottie M. (nee Politte) Blum. Her loving husband, Dale M. Medley preceded her in death on April 28, 2001.
Mrs. Medley was the dear mother of Deborah (husband, Mark) Landau of Dittmer, Kathy and Karen Medley of De Soto, Susan (husband, Marty) Coleman of De Soto and Donna Smith and John (wife, Lori) Warren also of De Soto; dear grandmother of Matthew Dale Coleman of De Soto; dear sister to William W. (wife, Frances) Blum of De Soto, Howard D. (wife, Nancy) Blum of Crystal City, Allen G. (wife, Linda) Blum of St. Charles, Mary H. Dowell of Kansas City and dear sister in law to Janet Blum of De Soto. She leaves behind two special friends, Bobbie Prater and Benita Coleman of De Soto.
Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Charles H. Blum.
Rev. Michael Rose will be officiating the funeral service.