Robert E. Sloan age 84, of Shoals, passed away on October 1, 2017 at 12:00am at his residence. He was born on October 27, 1932 in Lawrence County to Lester and Della Sloan.
He attended Mitchell High School, retired from the B and O Railroad and was a Veteran of the United States Navy.
He is survived by his daughter, Debbie (Jessy) Blackerby of Mitchell; a sister Dorothy Sears; and a brother Charles Sloan.
He is preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Mary Ball and Louise Stepp.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00pm Wednesday October 18, 2017 at the Bride of Christ Church in Mitchell, with burial in the Mitchell Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:00am until 1:00pm at the church prior to the service. Pastor Jerry Allen is officiating.