Doris Elaine Slayton, age 73, passed away at home on April 23, 2014 after an extended illness. She was born on July 18, 1940 in Hamil, AR.
Mrs. Slayton is survived by her daughter Brenda White (Don) of Unionville, TN; sons Al Slayton (Cathy), Terry Slayton (Laurie), Will Slayton (Angie) all of Murfreesboro and Ron Slayton (Nane) of Waterville, OH; brother Harold Brackwell (Marilyn) and sister Betty Hufstedur of Pocahontas, AR and sister Lola McManners of Biggers, AR. She is also survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years Benjamin D. Slayton and infant daughter Pasty Elaine Slayton.
She was a retired nurse from the Alvin C. York VA Medical Center. She was a member of the St. Clair Senior Center and participated in a number of volunteer groups.
Visitation will be Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at Rucker Memorial Chapel. A second visitation will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 and funeral services Sunday, April 27, 2014 at McNabb Funeral Home, Pocahontas, AR with burial to follow at Wells Cemetery.
Services have been entrusted to McNabb Funeral Home in Pocahontas, AR and locally by Rucker Memorial Chapel. (615)895-2200