April 3, 2005
On Friday, March 25, 2005, LOTTIE; beloved mother of George A. Slaughter, Jr., and his wife Shirley, Shirley Kraft-Martin and the late Elaine Beal; mother in-law of Charles Beal; sister of John Ford, Ester Messenger, Ruth Everhart and the late William Ford; grandmother of the late Tommy Kraft. Also survived by eleven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. Friends may call on Thursday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A., 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena.
December 23, 2005
MARY VIRGINIA SLAUGHTER, 85, died Monday, December 19, 2005, after a lengthy illness at Asbury Center in Kingsport, TN. Miss Slaughter, formerly of Brooklandville, MD, was a member of Hunts United Methodist Church, a graduate of Goucher College, a 30 year retiree of the Library of Congress, a member of Womens Eastern Shore Society and Maryland Historical Association. Mary Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. And Mrs. Thomas S. Slaughter and her brother, Thomas Somerset Slaughter, Jr. She is survived by her nephews, Thomas S. Slaughter, III and wife of Louisville, KY, John K. Slaughter, DVM of Rogersville, TN; cousins, Christopher T. Slaughter and wife Eddie, Emily Stevens Slaughter of Baltimore, MD. Interment will be held in Denton, MD.
May 11, 2003
On May 7, 2003, CHARLES S. SLAUGHTER beloved husband of Gloria J. Knight-Slaughter. Friends may call at the FAMILY OWNED MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST INC, 4300 Wabash Avenue, on Monday after 8:00 A.M. The family will receive friends at Pleasant Zion Baptist Church, 4317 North Point Blvd. on Tuesday at 6:30 P.M. Funeral Services will follow at 7 P.M. See www.marchfh.com
October 4, 2005
On Saturday, October 1, 2005 GEORGE ALBERT; beloved husband of Shirley K. Slaughter; devoted father of George Slaughter, III, Reds, Vernon, Chuck Slaughter, Karen Geyer and Gail Di Fatta; brother of Shirley Martin and the late Elaine Beal. Also survived by 13 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Friends may call on Thursday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A., 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD where funeral services will be held at 8:30 P.M., Thursday. Interment private.
August 18, 1999
"Fourteen years in the NFL," Webster Slaughter was saying after practice yesterday, "and a hit has never left me on the ground."Not once?"Not one time," he said with a smile. "I've always popped right back up."How could that be? How could a smallish, darting receiver such as Slaughter, who weighed 163 pounds when his career started, play this long without getting injured?"Hold on, it's not that I haven't been hurt," he said. "I tore up my knee in '94. Broke my arm in '88. Tore my hamstrings.
August 11, 2005
Nancy M. Slaughter, a retired medical editor and former Rodgers Forge resident, died of emphysema Aug. 4 at a hospital in Wilmington, Del. She was 74. Nancy Murray was born and raised in Wilmington, and attended Goldey-Beacom College and the University of Delaware. In 1971, Mrs. Slaughter took a position at Williams & Wilkins and Waverly Press as a copy editor. She was director of journal management at her 1991 retirement. Mrs. Slaughter was a former director of volunteers for the Junior League and member of the Women's Board of Children's Hospital.