Martha Lee Scarboro Sledge

Martha Lee Scarboro Sledge, 78 of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at her home with her family by her side. She was a native of Wake County, NC, a retired sales associate at Lifeway Christian Book Store and a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church where she was a leader of the prayer chain, Sunday school teacher and served on various committees. She would show her love and appreciation to those she cared for by giving them gifts. She was a very kind hearted individual with a smile on her face who adored shopping, having her hair and nails done and dressed to the nines - a real southern Belle. She loved the Lord, her family with all her heart and lived her life to the fullest. She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard B. and Naomi Cain Scarboro; one brother, Richard B. Scarboro, Jr. and a sister, Robin Kennedy. Survivors include her husband of 52 years, Tom Sledge; daughter and her husband, Tanya Lee and Michael R. Radeke of Frankfort and two grandchildren, Austin B. Talbert (Angela) and Michael Thomas Radeke. The funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Walker officiating. Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday and continue after 11 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home. A graveside service will be held May 25th at 1:30 p.m. at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central. Condolences may be expressed online at


Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

Sunday, May 15, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Sunday, May 15, 2022 starting at 2:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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