Samuel Malton Slaughter, 78, of Guy, went to be with the Lord on Sept. 8, 2017.

Samuel Malton Slaughter, 78, of Guy, went to be with the Lord on Sept. 8, 2017.

He was born June 4, 1939 in Marvell, to Lester Slaughter and Pauline Brown Slaughter.

Sam was a member of Crosspoint Baptist Church in Greenbrier.

Proceeding him in death were his parents, his wife, Donna Slaughter, his brother Phil Slaughter and his granddaughter Stephanie Slaughter.

Sam leaves three sons, Todd Slaughter (Lynette) of Greenbrier, Scott Slaughter (Connie) of Springfield, Missouri and Brian Slaughter (Donna K) of Abilene, Texas; two brothers, Paul “Buddy” Slaughter of Michigan and Greg Slaughter (Connie) of Bakersfield, California; and seven grandchildren, Dustin, Courtney, Brandon, Laura, Michelle, Jonathon, and Katelyn.

Services were held on Monday, Sept.11, at Crosspoint Baptist Church with Pastor Matt Bagby and Brother Tommy E. Guthrie officiating.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Crosspoint Baptist Church. Services were entrusted to Bishop-Crites Funeral Home in Greenbrier.