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Mrs. Alice Blakeman Slinker, Green Co., KY (1946-2013)

She was a member of a highly regarded Green County, KY, family. Her husband, Bro. Curtis Slinker, survives. She leaves 9 direct living descendants.
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Mrs. Alice Blakeman Slinker, age 67, of Greensburg, Kentucky passed away on Friday at the University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY.

The funeral service for Mrs. Alice Blakeman Slinker will be conducted at 1pmCT, Friday, December 27, 2013, at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Greensburg Cemetery. Bro. Carlos Compton, Bro. Jeff Eastham, and Bro. Gordon McDowell will be officiating. Visitation is requested 2pm-8pmCT, Thursday, December 26, 2013, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT, Friday, December 27, 2013, until time of the funeral service.

Mrs. Alice Blakeman Slinker, Green Co., KY (1946-2013)

Mrs. Alice Clay Blakeman Slinker of Greensburg, Kentucky, was the daughter of the late Clifford E. Blakeman and Jane Aquilla Larimore Blakeman. She was born in Green County, KY, January 31, 1946. She died December 20, 2013, in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 67 years, 10 months, and 20 days.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Boiling Springs Baptist Church in Hart County, was a homemaker, and was a member of the Town and Country Homemakers for many years.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years,: Bro. Curtis Slinker of Greensburg, KY, having united in marriage on July 5, 1962, and the following:
  • Two sons and daughters-in-law: Russ and Terri Slinker of Campbellsville, KY; and Dr. Jason Slinker and Christy Trawick of Greensburg, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Nolan Slinker of Campbellsville, KY; Natalie and Noah Slinker of Greensburg, KY; Cassidy and Caylie Blair of Campbellsville, KY
  • Two brothers and two sisters-in-law: Henry Blakeman of Campbellsville, KY; and Ronnie and Gayle Blakeman of Greensburg, KY, and Betty Ann Judd of Greensburg, KY
Memorials are suggested to the Gideon Bible Fund, Hart County Camp, which can be made at the funeral home.

The Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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