Mildred E. Slavey, age 91, of Somerset, KY., departed this life on Thursday July 27, 2017 at Cumberland Nursing and Rehab in Somerset, KY.

Mildred was born on February 28, 1926 in Somerset, KY., to the late Grover and Emily Keeney Phelps.

She is survived by three sons, John William (and Maxine) Slavey of Somerset, KY; and David Carlisle (and Nancy) Slavey of Somerset, KY., and Larry Michael (and Judy) Slavey of Somerset, KY; four grandchildren, Matthew Slavey, Carla Slavey, Erica (and Jason) Pittman, Kevin (and Whitni) Slavey; and three great- grandchildren, Samantha Shyanne Thurman, Landon Pittman, and Hunter Pittman.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Carl Slavey, of whom she married on September 7, 1945 in Somerset, KY., three sisters, Alta McGlone, Ethel Hargis, and Wilma Vanhook, and seven brothers, Robert, Ollie, Fred, Gene, Earl, Edward, and Merle.

Visitation will be held on Sunday July 30, 2017 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Sunday July 30, 2017 at 2:00pm  at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Ron Shepherd officiating.

Burial will be in the Barnesburg Cemetery.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mildred Slavey.