SLAYDEN FAMILY NOTEBOOK
This is the unedited research and genealogical collection of Geneva Suggs Swain donated by Carroll Ray Ellis.
Services for Michael Ross Slayden, 34, of Cumberland Furnace, Tenn. were held Thursday, November 12, 1981 at 1 p.m. Bro. Charles Beecher conducted the services from the chapel of Dickson Funeral Home. Burial was in Slayden Cemetery.
Mr. Slayden died November 10, 1981. He was the son of the late Randall Slayden and his surviving mother Iris Uudelle Batson.. He was employed as a musician with Foster Group. He was a member of the Woods Valley Methodist Church and a member of Masonic Iron Lodge 11503.
Survivors include his step-father, Eugene Thomason, Cumberland Furnace, Tenn.; his mother, Mrs. Iris Thomason, Cumberland Furnace; Grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jones Batson, Cumberland Furnace; stepgrandmother, Mrs. Kittie Thomason, Route 2, Charlotte; brother, Kevin Ray Slayden, Cumberland Furnace; step-brother, Larry Thomason, Cumberland Furnace; two step-sisters, Mrs. Mary Jo Richardson, Cumberland Furnace and Mrs. Patty Jolly Tucson, Ariz.