Floren T. Slaughter, 85, passed away Friday Feb. 1, 2013, at his home.Â He was a U.S. Navy
veteran of World War II
and a member of the Owenton United Methodist Church. He retired from Kraft Foods as a lab technician after 37 years.Â Surviving are his wife, Mollie Jane Smith Slaughter; two children, Lois Gaines and Ed Slaughter; two granddaughters, Cindy Gaines and Stephanie (Dale) Hudson; five great-grandchildren, Jake, Jeremy and Josh Hudson, Bethany Bottoms and Matthew Wilburn; and a great-great-granddaughter, Annabel Hudson. He was preceded in death by his parents, Allie and Vera Slaughter; and three sisters, Alma Slaughter, Jane Duvall and Girldine Osborne. A graveside service was held at the Owenton Cemetery on Monday, Feb, 4, 2013. The family requests no flowers and memorials may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass or your favorite charity.