Geraldine Slaughter, 88, of Orange passed away Tuesday, April 21, at Baptist Hospital in Orange.
Geraldine was born on May 17, 1926 in Redwater, to Alma (Bray) and Robert Lee Brake. She lived over 61 years in the
Orange area and prior in Beckville. She was of the Baptist Faith, going to 12th Street Baptist Church in Orange. She enjoyed cooking and traveling. Geraldine was a sweet and loving woman, who will be missed dearly by all.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George Slaughter Sr.; sisters, Aileen Milam, Dolores Smith, Janelle Smith and brother, Bobby Brake.
Geraldine is survived by her daughters, Deana Sherrill and husband, Greg of Orange, Dora Langston and husband, Brian of Vidor, Joyce Carlisle of Orange; sons, George Slaughter Jr. of Houston, Phillip L. Slaughter and wife, Jane of Philippines; sisters, Carrie Reisz and husband, Mike of Albuquerque, NM, Linda Neal and husband, Dickie of Lubbock; brother, Kenneth D. Brake of Hobbs, NM. She is also survived by 21 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren and two on the way.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 25, at 2:00 pm at Dorman Funeral Home, with gathering of family and friends one hour prior to services. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Dorman Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.