Gregory ‘Sarge’ SlaterObituaries Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 Would you like to receive e-mail alerts when we have breaking news? Click here!
Gregory Scott “Sarge” Slater Sr., 53, of High View, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at his residence.
Born Oct. 28, 1959, in Winchester, Va., he was the son of Harold and Shelby Jenkins Slater of Winchester. Preceding him in death was a son, Gregory Scott Slater Jr.
He worked for ResCare Inc. and was a 1978 graduate of James Wood High School.
Surviving with his wife, Peggy Sue Riggleman Slater, whom he married Aug. 9, 1980; and his parents are a son, Justin S. Slater, of Big Stone Gap, Va., and a sister, Sheri Hummer and husband Scott of Winchester, Va.
A funeral service was held at Giffin Funeral Home, Capon Bridge, on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m. with Doug Hardman, evangelist, officiating.
Interment was in Mount Olive Cemetery, in Hayfield, Va.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Slater Family, c/o Giffin Funeral Home, P.O. Box 100, Capon Bridge, WV 26711.