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Valerie Lynn Slack

1974 - 2021


Ms. Valerie Lynn Slack, age 46, of Franklin, KY, passed away on Thursday, July 1, 2021 in Franklin, KY at her residence.

Ms. Slack’s wishes were to be cremated.  No services will be held at this time.  A Celebration of Life service will be held a later date. 

Valerie was born on December 7, 1974 in Franklin, KY to the late Hugh Slack and the late Mary Helen Brown Roberts.  She is also preceded in death by a son, Jordan Trent Scott; a grandson, Bentlee Graham; and a brother, Howard Martin.

She is survived by 3 sons, Tyler Scott of Portland, TN, Hunter Graham of Franklin, KY and Cameron Graham of Franklin, KY; a grandchild in which she raised, Ali Scott of Franklin, KY; 2 other grandchildren, Oaklynn Graham and Wyatt Graham and a grandchild on the way; 3 brothers, Thomas Martin of Portland, TN, Roy Martin of Franklin, KY and Luther Slack of Cross Plains, TN; Mary Ann Slack of Gallatin; a companion, Richard D. Lakebrink of Nashville, TN; 3 nieces, Kimberly Martin, Shauna Martin and Shelly Martin and lots of other friends and relatives.

Valerie was a member of Franklin Community Church in Franklin, KY.  She was a graduate of Franklin-Simpson High School.  Valerie was employed by Dreamland as a cashier.  She enjoyed spending time with family, traveling, going to concerts and motorcycle riding. 

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory website is www.gilbertfhonline.com.  The Facebook page is Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.  The obituary phone line is 270-586-8844.

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Dona Mitchell Mcmiilin.

July 13, 2021 3:26 AM

This world lost a smiling face!!! You smiled even when things was ruff. But now you can share that smile with heavens band of angels !!! I remember you when you were little. So sweet n innocent. You had friends among friends. Fly high sweet val for you gained your wings. Will be missed but not forgotten.

Alise Brock

July 4, 2021 8:59 PM

Valerie was the sweetest lady ever!! She has left this world way too soon. But I know she in a better place now!! Praying for her sons and grandchildren
You will be greatly missed.

Joanne Shrum

July 4, 2021 6:45 AM

I'm sure gonna miss that face. There never was a time I can remember that u wasn't  smiling even during some of ur roughest times u managed to stay positive. I still cant believe ur gone but may u be at peace now with it all. Till we meet again love ya sis always 

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July 3, 2021 2:55 PM
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