Rev. George M. Sledge Sr., 69, of New Hope, passed away Wednesday.
He was preceded in death by father, John Sledge, mother, Minnie Sledge, 2 brothers and 2 sisters.
Surviving are wife, Peggy Sledge, daughter, Vicky (David) Morgan, daughter, Kathy (Rex) Foster, daughter, Theresa (Ronnie) Tindal, son, George (Shaun) Sledge Jr., son, Tony (Judy) Rice, daughter, Sheila (Carl) Farley, daughter, Vicky (David) Hill, son, Joe (Melanie) Rice, brother, Gordon Sledge, sister, Mable Damon, 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Friday 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday at 2:00 pm with Rev. Cody Gilliam officiating.
Interment will be in the Green Valley Cemetery.