Oliver Funeral Home of Winona, Inc.
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George Milton Slocum
(December 8, 1932 - April 27, 2019)
Visitation for George Milton Slocum of North Carrollton will be Monday, April 29, from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m,. at Oliver Funeral
Home. A graveside service in Evergreen Cemetery in North Carrollton will immediately follow the visitation. Dr. Jeff Myers and Rev. Keith
Ramage will officiate the services. Pallbearers will be Lynn Haley, Pate Shackelford, Hal McClain, Frank "Chuck" Fisher,Terry Johnston,
and Tom Hearn. Honorary pallbearers will be the deacons of North Carrollton Baptist Church, Ken Sanders, Dr. Michael Boler, Charles
Holman, and Bobby Reagan.
Mr. Slocum, 86, passed away at his residence in North Carrollton on Saturday, April 27, 2019. He was born in Carroll County to George
Washington and Sadie Bennett Slocum on December 8, 1932. He graduated from J.Z. George High School in North Carrollton in 1950
and attended Hinds Jr. College in Raymond for two years. He retired from Leflore County Schools on June 30, 1998. He served the town
of North Carrollton as Alderman for 20 years and also served on the Election Commission for 4 years. He was a US Navy veteran,
serving during the Korean conflict, and was a member of North Carrollton Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dianne Smith Slocum of North Carrollton; his son, Steve Slocum of Carrollton; his sister, Rebecca
Campbell of Vaiden; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Pauline Jackson and
Mary Joyce Fisher; and brother, James Slocum.
Memorial contributions may be made to North Carrollton Baptist Church or a charity of the donor's choice.
Mon., April 29 10 - 10:45 a.m
Oliver Funeral Home.
Monday, April 29
Immediately following the visitation
|Brenda and Robert Sims
Thoughts and prayers with you.
Diane and Steve, My thoughts are with you both. Love, Martha
Pete and Margie Grantham
Diane our thoughts and prayers are with you ole friend
I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers.
Earnestine Hearn Meeks
To the family, you all are in my prayers..I will truly miss Mr.George, he was one of the best.
|December 8, 1932
April 27, 2019