NASHVILLE -- Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday July 22 at Family Worship Center, 3129 McGavock Pike, Nashville, for Mr. Slaughter, 78, of Hermitage.
Retired from Aerostructures, he died Tuesday, July 19, 2011.
Mr. Slaughter worked for several years at Fly Away after his retirement and was deeply loved by his children and grandchildren.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Friday morning at the church.
Services will be conducted by Pastor Noble Gammon. Interment will follow at Stephens Family Cemetery.
Survivors include: children Larry Slaughter, Rosie Stamps and Christy Bowers along with adopted son William Hindman; sister Cora Cothran; grandchildren Megan Phillips, Zachary Phillips, Cody Bowers and Gabriel Stamps; great-grandchild Wesley Zane.
He was preceded in death by parents Clyde Slaughter and Margaret Luttrell Stephens; wife Shirley Slaughter; grandson Caleb Bowers; brother J.T. Slaughter and sister Helen Hessey.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Family Worship Center.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet.