Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Pell Cemetery near Brookport with Rev. Gary Motta officiating.
Survivors include two daughters, Sonya Lea Sledd of Metropolis and Mariah Sanders of Springfield; one son, Cheston Lee Sledd of Brookport; one sister, Debbie Smith of Metropolis; one brother, Dale Sledd of Joppa; three grandchildren, Darian Alexander Smith, Evan Wyatt Ray Oliver and Bella Grace Stoner; his companion, Debbie Randolph; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee Roy and Wilma Lee Cohoon Sledd; and one brother, Roger Sledd.
Visitation will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Thursday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis.