Ruth Nunn Slaughter age 103 of Horse Cave passed away Monday June 4, 2012 at the Episcopal Church Home of Louisville. She was a farmer a bookkeeper for several Tobacco Warehouses in Horse Cave, a salesperson for Marcum & Woodward and a cashier for the Mammoth Cave Wax Museum.
. She was a longtime member of the Horse Cave United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Eugene Nunn & Bessie Harlow Nunn, Her beloved husband, Thea Forrest (Buster)Slaughter, a daughter, Fay Melloan, two sisters, Ruby Adams & Christine Galloway and by one brother, Otis Nunn.
She is survived by one daughter, Peggy Brownfield & her husband Philip of Bowling Green,a son-in-law Kenneth Melloan of Horse Cave, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren, also numerous loving nieces and nephews.
Visitation at Winn Funeral Home from 10 a.m. Wednesday until funeral time.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday June 6, 2012 in the Chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery.