Viola Arlene (Davis) Slater (1929 - 2018)

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Viola Arlene Slater, 89, of Vandalia, passed away on Saturday, June 30, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital Long Term Care in Vandalia.
Visitation will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia. Memorials: Fayette County Cancer Fund. Online condolences can be expressed at
Mrs. Slater was born on March 26, 1929, in Bluff City, the daughter of James and Myrtle (Munter) Davis.
She worked as a registered nurse in Paducah, Ky., and in Vandalia. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, of which was a past president.
She is survived by her sons, Steve Slater of Vandalia, Michael Slater and special friend Tammy Cripe of Vandalia, and Jeff Slater of Sugar Hill, Ga.; son-in-law, Doug Sargent of Pensacola, Fla.; sister, Donna Harrison of Vandalia; grandchildren, Kathryn Slater, Erin Stevens, Lyndsey Slater, Kyle Slater, Casey Slater, Sarah Sargent and Jack Sargent; and great-grandchildren, Kori Slater; Kaleb Turner, Konner Tunner, Kaci Turner, Avery Philyaw, Kalum Harrington, Natalia Harrington and Rhya Harrington.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Slater; daughter, Paula Sargent; brothers, Bob, Bud, Darrell, Willard and Billy Davis; and sisters, Maxine Davis and Patti Taylor.
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Hohlt & File Funeral Home Ltd
204 North Fourth Street
Vandalia, IL 62471
(618) 283-3434
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Published in The Leader-Union from July 2 to July 11, 2018