Larry Preston Slaton, 68, of Phenix City, AL, passed away on Thursday, January 17, 2019 in Panama City Beach, FL. A memorial service will be held at Vance-Brooks Funeral Home, 4048 Macon Road, Columbus, GA on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 PM(EST).
Mr. Slaton was born on February 26, 1950 in Franklin, VA to the late Tommie Slaton and Eloise Slaton. Larry worked dutifully as a Manager at WestRock and was known by his employees as treating everyone with generosity and care. Larry loved being outdoors, and spent a good amount of his free time fishing and cycling. Larry was also a fan of music and loved to dance along to his favorite songs.
Other than his parents, Mr. Slaton is preceded in death by his brothers John, Darrell, Coleman, and Wayne; and his sister, Marjene.
Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 32 years, Mary Elizabeth Slaton; daughters Jackie of Augusta, GA and Charity of Denver, CO; and his brother, Malcom Slaton (Penny) of Frederick, CO.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The American Heart Association at 1639 Bradley Park Dr Ste 500 379, Columbus, GA 31904.
Those so desiring to extend condolences may visit www.vancebrooksfuneralhome.net.