GEORGETOWN - Russell J. Slone, 70, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2013. He was born January 22, 1943 in Lexington, Kentucky, son of Ella (Russell) Slone and the late Jasper Newton Slone. Russell was a member of the First Christian Church in Georgetown. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his daughter, Bette Slone Robinson; his son, Russell "Rusty" Slone; and the mother of his children, Sallie Green Dailey. In addition to his father, Russell was preceded in death by his sister, Patricia Slone Davis. Friends may call on Sunday from 2-5pm at Johnson's Funeral Home, where services will be held on Monday at 11am with Rev. Merry Jones officiating. Burial will be in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens. Serving as pallbearers will be Dick Baker, Scott Owings, Bill Green, Gina Pottinger, Rusty Slone, Bette Robinson and Troy Russell.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Mar. 9, 2013