She was born on June 29, 1940 to the late Hassell Brown and Estelle Ferguson Brown. Mrs. Sledd was a homemaker and a member of the Memorial Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by one brother, Hafford Brown.
Survivors include her husband, Henry Sledd, to whom she was married on May 30,1963, two daughters, Rhonda Sledd Crass, of Hardin, and Barbara Sledd Windsor and husband Randy, of Murray, two sons, Russell Sledd and wife Kathy of Almo, and Larry Sledd and wife Donna of Mt. Vernon, Ind., one sister, Eureda Huser of Highland, Ill., and one brother, Otis Brown and wife Marie of New Concord, as well as nine grandchildren, Jonathan Mathis, Mitzi Adams, Michael Windsor, Mitchell Windsor, Dawn Fike, Tony Sledd, Christy Sledd, Eddie Sledd and Chasidy Sledd, as well as 17 great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 24 at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. Rev. Martin Severns officiated. Burial followed in the Murray Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences can be left at www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com.