Gertie Angeline (Ward) Sleeth, 75, of Fountaintown, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. She was born Aug. 10, 1935, in Little Rock, Ark.
Gertie was a housewife and a member of Fountaintown Christian Church.
Survivors include her daughters, Angela (Mark) Cox, Robin Survant, and Marlena Nelson; grandchildren, Jessica and Nick Survant, and Taylor and Shawn Nelson; and her sister, Birdie (Lawrence) Ferguson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Sleeth in 1994; son, Whaylon Sleeth; daughters, Cindy and Christy Sleeth; and grandson, Kile Cox.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Hendryx Mortuary at 19 E. Main Street in New Palestine. Burial will be in New Palestine Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to Hendryx1@aol.com.