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Patricia "Tricia" (Key) Medlin

May 5, 2023


Patricia “Tricia” Key Medlin, of Southern Pines, passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023, at UNC Hospital, with her family by her side.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, May 7, 2023, at 3:00pm at Cox Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Frank Suggs officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home from 2 until 3. Burial will follow at Pineywood Baptist Church Cemetery.

Tricia was born in Moore County to Betty Lou Key and the late Billy David Key. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her brother, David F. Key.

Tricia was a very kind and compassionate person to everyone especially to children and seniors. She took pride in decorating her home and was a dedicated hard worker. She was a loving wife, sister, aunt and friend and will be greatly missed.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband of 36 years, Sammy “Sam” Medlin, sister, Pamela Key Allen (Ron) of Georgia and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to FirstHealth Hospice Foundation, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.

Condolences may be sent to

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May 7, 2023

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Cox Memorial Funeral Home
4888 US Hwy 1
Vass, NC 28394

Celebration of Life
May 7, 2023

3:00 PM
Cox Memorial Funeral Home
4888 US Hwy 1
Vass, NC 28394

Interment following funeral service
May 7, 2023

Pineywood Baptist Church Cemetery
Pineywood Church Road
Cameron, NC 28326


FirstHealth Hospice Foundation
150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst NC 28374
Tel: 1-910-695-7500


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