Wesley Thomas Slaton

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Wesley Thomas Slaton

Wesley Thomas Slaton, 77, of Piggott, Ark., passed away May 29, 2018, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott.

He was born on May 31, 1940, in Nimmons, Ark., and was the son of the late George R. and Mary Lou (Stanley) Slaton.

He was also preceded in death by his sister, Phyllis Ann Slaton, on March 1, 2018.

He is survived by his sons, Kurt Wayne Slaton of Piggott, Wesley Steven Slaton and wife Patricia of Dexter, Mo. and Christopher Lee Slaton of Texas; his grandchildren, Andrea Yount and husband Matt of Pollard, Ark., Alexandra Hall and husband J.T. of Weiner, Ark., Teyrsa Raye Medley and husband Aaron of Dexter, Wesley Steven Slaton, Jr., of Dexter, Ann Marie Paige Slaton of Dexter, Madison June Slaton and Macey Greenrod, also of Dexter; numerous great-grandchildren; four sisters, Zola Josephine White of Piggott, Barbara Jean Foltz and husband Gary of Burton, Mich., Merkey Snyder and husband Sam of Piggott, and Nila Slaton of Piggott; a very special friend, Marie Chadwell; and other relatives and friends

A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 31, at the Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home Chapel in Piggott. A military service will be conducted beginning at 7 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. A private burial will be held at a later date. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, will be in charge of the arrangements.