Walter Edward Medley III

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Walter Edward Medley III, 64, of Blacklick, Ohio passed away on January 27, 2023 at his home. Walter was born on October 10, 1958 in Montgomery, West Virginia to parents Vera (Maxie) and Walter Medley II.

Walter is survived by his daughter Kandace (Nathan) Gay and granddaughter Ruby of Delaware, Ohio who he loved dearly; brother Edward (Renesea) Medley Sr; longtime partner Audra Rutherford (Liddie and Anna); and his niece, nephews, and great nieces and nephew.

Walter was proceeded in death by his mother Vera Medley and father Walter Medley II.

Walter was an avid bowler and had many friends in his bowling community. Walter was well decorated within the bowling community with several 300 games. Those who knew Walter knew his love for sports, bowling, and enjoying spending time with his family. To a lot of his friends, he was known as “Spartie” for his love of Michigan State Football and Basketball. When he wasn’t cheering for them, he always enjoyed watching basketball and talking about his days playing at Central High School in Columbus, Ohio. He also enjoyed spending time at Scioto Downs at the race track. Everyone who was ever around Walter was always taken in by his smile and his love for his family which he always talked about.

Walt will be cremated by Marlan Gary Funeral Home Chapel of Peace.

Thank you to everyone for your prayers, love, and support.

Condolence Messages

  1. My Deepest Condolences to the family. True friend of Central High School . Let Go And Let God❤️

  2. It’s been a while since I’ve seen Walt. But we reconnected through Facebook a couple years ago. He was always a very good man and friend. I will miss him dearly. RIP friend!!

  3. On behalf of myself and Jump 25 Basketball, we send love, prayers, and condolences to the family, friends, and extended family of Mr. Walt Medley III… may God strengthen you as you go thru this time.

    Walt, rest well, my brother in hoops!
    Job well done, my friend.

  4. Kevin and Don Anthony

    Prayers and Love for all who had the pleasure of being a friend of Walt. He was the person you always made it a point to speak to every time you saw him.❤️❤️❤️

  5. Walt was very special to the carrier of the dispatch. He always brought smiles to our carriers. Will miss him dearly

  6. We are praying for your family during this time of grief. Know that God will see you through, keep trusting in him.

    At The Well Ministries

  7. Linda & Steve Nevil

    Sending prayers and hugs .

  8. Ray Anthony Malone

    Hey Medley it’s been 40 years. But I remember you and those platform shoes walking to school in the snow, take care and Peace be unto you and the family old friend.

  9. To the family of Walter Medley III may you have comfort in knowing others are praying for you.
    2 Corinthians 1:3,4. Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, 4 who comforts us in all our trials so that we may be able to comfort others in any sort of trial with the comfort that we receive from God.

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