ELIZABETH “Beth” B. SLEDGE
Oct 25, 1956 – Feb 26, 2011
RALEIGH – Elizabeth “Beth” Leigh Brown Sledge, 54, died Saturday at her home. Beth was born in Vance County and grew up in Greenville, NC where she graduated from J. H. rose High School. She also graduated from Peace College and received both her Bachelors & Masters from East Carolina University. Beth taught school at W. Millbrook Middle School. She loved her pets and all animals, and served as a volunteer at the NC State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She was preceded in death by her mother, Barbara Hedgepeth Brown.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 17 years, Marshall Wayne Sledge of the home, father, Charles Brown, Sr. (Patricia), brother, Charles “Chuck” Brown, Jr. (Donna), niece, Briana, mother-in-law, Diane Sledge, and her four-legged children, Dodi, Di, Dale, O.J.,. & Sugar.
Memorial service, 2 pm, Tuesday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to the Wake County Humane Society or N. C. State University of Veterinary Medicine.
Visitation 7 -8:30 pm, Monday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. Share your memories of Beth at www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net