Gary Willard Medley
May 14, 1946 – November 1, 2017
Gary Willard Medley, 71 passed away in Oklahoma City on November 1, 2017. He was born on May 14, 1946 in Santa Maria, California to Willard and Olive Ruth (Miller) Medley. Gary graduated from Santa Maria Public Schools and later earned his Associate Degree. He worked for many years as a pipe fitter for General Motors. He had a deep love for the Lord. Those who knew Gary when he was younger would characterize him as fun loving, a car enthusiast, motorcycle rider and a strong believer in wind therapy, lover of all types of music, and a great dancer.
He is preceded in death by his father Willard Medley, mother Ruth Medley Friend, brother Steve Medley.
Survivors include his daughter, Melody Daniels and husband Jim, grandson Presley Daniels of Yukon, niece Lauren Goodwin and her husband Jerod, their three children Gage, Gracee, and Grady Goodwin of Tuttle, nephew Paul Medley of Hollywood, California.
A graveside service is pending. Services are under the direction of Hudson-Phillips Funeral Home in Holdenville, Oklahoma. Online condolences to the family can be made at