Rickey David Slawter, 58, of Mount Airy, passed away at Joan & Howard Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson on January 2, 2020. Born August 11, 1961, he was the son of Leslie and Lena Donathan Slawter. A kind-hearted and family-loving man, Mr. Slawter enjoyed fishing, family gatherings, and good conversations with those he met along the way. He leaves behind to cherish his memory; a son, Justin Slawter; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Steve (Faye) Slawter, Gray Slawter (Sandra Keener), and Keith Slawter; and five sisters and brothers-in-law, Hilda (Mike) Tope, Judy Cox, Debra (Larry) Bryant, Tammie Castevens, and Gaye (Sammy) Jones; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, January 5, 2020 at Cox-Needham Funeral Home at 2:00 PM. Family will receive friends immediately following the service. Bro. David Horton will be officiating.
Cox-Needham is respectfully serving the Slawter family.
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