Cody Ray MeddersAugust 19, 1987 ~ September 16, 2017 (age 30)
Funeral services will be 2 PM Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at Goodyear Heights Baptist Church for Cody Ray Medders, age 30 of Glencoe, who died September 16, 2017. Pastor Tommy Ferguson will officiate. Burial will follow at Young’s Chapel Cemetery. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home & Cemetery is in charge.
Cody was a member of the USMC Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 10th Marines, 2nd Marine Division where he achieved the rank of Sgt. and proudly served his country in Afghanistan.
He was a member of Goodyear Heights Baptist Church and held a strong love for God. Cody loved his friends and family, basketball and Auburn Football, but the greatest love of his life was his son Ryan.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers: James Medders and Lamar Lynn.
He is survived by his son: Ryan Medders; fiancé: Tiffany Bullard; parents: Lisa (Stephan) Stuelp and Jamie (Windy) Medders; brothers: Noah (Laynah) and Jarrett Medders; sisters: Lauren and Kayla Stuelp, Alexandra (Chris) Pontiff, Leigh, and Skylar Medders; grandmothers: Becky Lynn, Annie Mae Medders and Ingrid Hicks; host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Pallbearers will be Jon Wilde, Stephen Wilde, Daniel Morgan, Chris Savage, Dylan Pugh, and Tyler Howland.
Honorary pallbearers are Marine Corp Brothers.
Special thanks to Jill England, Dr. Paige Axely, and the CCU nursing staff at the VA Hospital in Birmingham.
A trust fund has been set up for his son Ryan Medders at America’s First Federal Credit Union. Checks can be mailed to PO Box 279 Wellington, Al. 36279 for deposits to Ryan’s account.
Visitation will be 12 noon until 2 PM Tuesday at Goodyear Heights Baptist Church.