Dorothy Maxine Evans Slatton, 84, a McMinnville resident and DeKalb County native, died Nov. 17 at Saint Thomas River Park Hospital following an extended illness.
She was a retired employee of Genesco, a member of the Church of Christ, and daughter of the late James Pope and Della Lorene West Evans.
She was married Nov. 28, 1953 to Jack Love Slatton, who preceded her in death. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by sisters, Kathy Jones, Brownie Pack and Judy Cunningham and brothers, Billy (Jean), Phillip (Linda), and Larry (Shirley) Evans.
Mrs. Slatton is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Kreta Slatton of McMinnville; grandchildren, Sallie (Tim) Alexander of Rock Island, and Isaac Slatton of McMinnville; sister, Diane Templeton of McMinnville; brother, Fred (Shirley) Evans of McMinnville; brothers-in-law, Fletcher (Peggy) Slatton of Nashville, and Jim (June) Slatton of McMinnville, and sisters-in-law, Patsy Austin of Rock Island and Joy Slatton of McMinnville. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at High’s Chapel with Trent Key and Bobby Southard to officiate. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, and 11 a.m. until time of service Thursday at High’s.