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Jean Slagle, 92, of The Center on Aging and Health, formerly of 522 New St., Erwin passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011, at the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital. She was born in Piney Flats to the late Floyd and Ethel Rutledge.
Mrs. Slagle was a homemaker, and had formerly been employed at the Washington County Clerk’s office. She was a member of Erwin Presbyterian Church, where she was a member of the Sanctuary Choir and also played the organ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Col. Harold Slagle, in 2003; sisters: Ruth Broyles, Jessie Taylor, and Peggy Lyle;
Survivors include a son, John and wife, Carolyne Slagle of Jonesborough; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 24, at Evergreen Cemetery.
Valley Funeral Home is in charge.