William "Bill" Talmadge Slaughter

April 9, 1927June 6, 2019

William Talmadge Slaughter was born on April 9, 1927 to Fannie Yarborough and William Abraham Slaughter in Person County, NC. A proud World War II veteran, he served his country in the US Army Infantry. He grew up in the Allensville, Roxboro and Prospect Hill communities. After service, he was employed in the transportation industry. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, John Robert Slaughter. He is survived by sons; Danny Ray Slaughter (Janet), Ronald Lee Slaughter (Nancy); grandchildren, Dr. Jonathan Slaughter (Dr. Laurel Slaughter), Christopher Scott Slaughter(Lindsey), Noel Slaughter Opsitnick (Mike); great grandchildren, Greta, Ruby, Lily and Ryan Slaughter; brothers and sisters; Katie S.”Kay” Cashion, David L. Slaughter, Barbara Albright, Louise Overby; nieces and nephews, Susan Benson, Glenn Cashion(Ann), Nancy Margaret(Eric), Bill Cashion, Marlene Albright, Suzanne Albright, Billy Todd Watkins, Jerry Watkins (Melissa), Kimberly Craddock, Jennifer Wesolowski, Rachael Soucheck (John), Rebekah Lindholm (Mike). The family will receive friends at 1pm on Monday, June 10 , with Funeral services following at 2:00 pm at Hanes Lineberry Sedgefield Chapel. Entombment to follow at Guilford Memorial Park Mausoleum with full military honors. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517 Online condolences may be made at


  • Wounded WarrierProject


  • Visitation Monday, June 10, 2019
  • Funeral Service at Hanes Lineberry Sedgefield Chapel Monday, June 10, 2019
  • Entombment at Guilford Memorial Park Monday, June 10, 2019


William "Bill" Talmadge Slaughter

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