10626459 300x300Rockport, KY., — Dawson Slaughter, 74, of Rockport passed away October 06, 2018 at Ohio County Hospital in Hartford. Mr Slaughter was born August 06, 1944 in Todd County. He was a truck driver for Marvin Thompson Trucking Company.

He was preceded in death by his late wife Judy Slaughters.

He is survived by his brothers Thurman Slaughter of Oklahoma, Thomas Dale Slaughter of Illinois, and Shelby Wayne Slaughter of Hopkinsville, sister Darlene Oakley of Illinois, several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, October 09, 2018 at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with Bro. David Hall officiating. Burial will be in Mud River Union Cemetery in Belton.

Visitation will be Monday after 5pm at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com

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