Bobbie, age 84, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer. Bobbie was born at Amerada Community, located SW of Ardmore, OK to C.W. (Bud) and Ethel Sledge. Bobbie graduated from Plainview High School in 1949 and then attended business school in OKC. She briefly worked for southwestern Bell in Ardmore and then worked as a dedicated Civil Service employee as a Federal Service Logistics Manager with assignments in Japan, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Spain and United States for over 30 years. Bobbie was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Nita June Day of Grandfield, OK and Virginia Nell Sledge of OKC. Survivors include brother, Charles W. Sledge and wife Billie of Kingwood TX and sister, Mary E. Sledge of OKC; nieces, Linda Bell and husband Bob of Cumming, GA, Diana Hunt and husband Chris of Grandfield, OK , and Sandy Whalen and husband Tim of Kingwood, TX; nephew, Chuck Sledge and wife Cyndie of Colleyville, TX and numerous great nieces and nephews. As a teenager, she was baptized at the Central Church of Christ in Ardmore, OK. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
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