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Mr. Willie Thomas Sledge

Obituary for Mr. Willie Thomas Sledge

March 24, 1936 - December 2, 2015
Crestview, Florida | Age 79

Loving Husband, Brother, Uncle and Friend


Bro. Willie Thomas Sledge age 79 of Crestview passed away with his family by his side at the Crestview Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 08, 2015, 12-noon at Lebanon Baptist Church located at 1288 Washington Ave Baker, FL, with Rev. Nathaniel Sledge officiating. Willie was born March 24, 1936 in Baker, Florida to Amack Sledge and Camilla Slade Sledge. He accepted Christ in his life at an early age and was a dedicated and faithful member of the Lebanon Baptist Church performing many duties but embraced the role of Usher. He served his country with distinction in the U.S. Army from December 1954 to December 1956 as a Wheel Vehicle Mechanic. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 58 years Velma Marie King Sledge; 2 sisters and 3 brothers; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other close relatives and friends. Interment with Military Honors will follow in the Beulah Cemetery located at 1778 Dads Road Milligan, Florida. McKinnie Funeral Home (Crestview) Directing.

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398 Martin Luther King J
Crestview, FL 32536
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