Marvin Slaton, 70, of the Double Churches Community, passed away late Tuesday evening, January 4, 2011, at the Athens Regional Medical Center.
Born January 28, 1940, he was a son of the late William Euston and Mae Belle Kennedy Slaton. He was a brother of the late Howard Slaton. He was retired from the Georgia Department of Transportation.
He is survived by his wife, Glenda McFarlin Slaton; two sons, Todd Slaton, Laredo, Texas, and Keith Slaton, Gainesville; stepdaughter, Marisa James, Carnesville; six grandchildren; three brothers, James Slaton, Carnesville, Glenn Slaton, Alpharetta, and the Rev. Darvin Slaton, Homer; and one sister, Hilda McKillip, McLean, Va.
Services were held Thursday, January 6, at the B.D. Ginn Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Larry Free officiating.
Ginn Funeral Home, Carnesville, was in charge of arrangements.