Jeanette Medlock

Brighton |

Jeanette Medlock, 85, died at 6:58 p.m. on Monday, January 9, 2023, at her daughter’s house surrounded by her loving family.   She was born August 28, 1937, in Alton the daughter of the late Arthur and Adelaide (Stutz) Brooks.  She worked as a clerical administrator for several automotive dealerships.  On November  12, 1955, she married John Medlock and he preceded her in death on March 10, 2021.  Surviving are her children,  Susan Means (Kevin) of Brighton,  Matthew Medlock (Karen) of Godfrey, Cindy Korte (Jeff) of Brighton, Mark Medlock (Peggy Lyons) of Brighton and Christopher Medlock of Alton,  eleven grandchildren, Jason Means, Jennifer Zimmerman (Sean), Deanna Means, Clarissa  Means, Michael Means, Nathan Medlock (Theresa), Bradley Medlock (Baylee), Liz Springman (Mike), Justin Means (Apyrl), Ryan Medlock, Brandon Medlock and Kami Means, sixteen great grandchildren, Brittany Dorris (Austin), Taylor Means (Chris), Shelby Means, Mikala Means, Jana Pena (Mario), Katie Zimmerman, Ethan Medlock, Kaylee Medlock, Jillian Krewson,  Ashton  Springman, Tyler Springman, Parker Springman, Aeyln  Means, Brandon and Derek,  Dylan Wiseman, Zoey Medlock and Liam Medlock, ten great great grandchildren, Levi Dorris, Evelynn Dorris, Amelia Pena, Milo Pena,  Oliver M., Oliver T., Lincoln, Tate, Adelaide, Charlotte Medlock, and one brother, William Robert Brooks (Peggy) of Alton, dear life long friend, Ronnie Reynolds and dear friend, Patti Roberts, and one Brother in law, Charlie Tague and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.   Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, LeRoy and Fritz, one sister, Mary Jo, and one sister-in-law, Loretta Tague.   Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2023, at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Deacon Bill Kessler will officiate.   Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  Additional information and an online guestbook may be found at

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Gent Funeral Home

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