Claude Bartlett Slone, age 81, of Pippa Passes, Ky., died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at Wells Hospice Center in Hazard, Ky.
He was born in Knott County on June 10, 1932, to John Commodore Slone and Jeanette Hammonds Slone.
He is survived by his wife, Jessie Neice Slone; sons Keith B. (Marlene) Slone, Richard Kent (Zena) Slone and Jerry Wayne (Holly) Slone; grandsons Dr. Richard Kent (Sheel) Slone Jr. and Zane Grayson Slone; granddaughters Dr. Katrina Slone (Daniel) Bailey and Eden Isabella Slone.
He was precided in death by his parents, brother John Commodore Slone Jr. and sister Lillian S. Campbell.
Funeral services for Claude Bartlett Slone will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at Hindman Funeral Services Chapel with Mike Caudill and Lawrence Baldridge officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain Memory Gardens, Hindman, Ky. Friends my call for visitation at the chapel from 6-9 p.m. Friday.
Hindman Funeral Services in Hindman, Ky., is in charge of arrangements.