OBITUARY

Michael Wayne Slagle

July 12, 1959January 25, 2013

Slagle, Michael Wayne- age 53, went to be with our Lord, January 25, 2013. He was a 27 year veteran with the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a member of Corryton Masonic Lodge #321 F. & A.M. and FOP Lodge #36. Mike was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Roger Lynch; grandparents, Frank and Lura Slagle; Guy Tom and Louise Forster. He leaves to celebrate his life, loving wife and best friend, Laura; his favorite little buddy, “Oscar Lee”; his father and mother, Jake and Judy Slagle; sister and brother-in-law, Janeene and Mike Smith; daughters, Kacye Baker and Whitney Gosnell; son, Chad Slagle; 6 grandchildren; mother-in-law, Melinda Lynch and fiancé Sam Palmer; adopted daughter, Kirsten Butler; special family, Mike and Pat Higgs and Rosemary Carroll. Masonic services will be held by Corryton Masonic Lodge in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home by Mike Lett at 7:00 pm Tuesday, January 29, 2013. Funeral services will follow after the Masonic service with Rev. Denny Ford officiating. Family and friends will meet at Berry Funeral Home at 12:00 noon Wednesday, January 30, 2013 and proceed to Woodlawn Cemetery for a 1:00 pm graveside service. The family will receive friends from 4:30-7:00 pm Tuesday, January 29, 2013 in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway. Pallbearers will be Mike Higgs, Mark Higgs, Don Boshears, Dennis Murray, Adam Bowman and Jessie Brooks. Honorary pallbearers are Benny Dyer, Rodney King, Don Medley, Sam Palmer and Jeff Ford. Condolences may be offered at www.berryfuneralhome.com.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Masonic Ceremony Tuesday, January 29, 2013
  • Visitation Tuesday, January 29, 2013

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Funeral Service
REMEMBERING

Michael Wayne Slagle

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February 1, 2013

Dear Judy, Jake, Janeene, Mike's parents, wife and children. Kraig Brabson called. We are so sorry for your deep loss. Mike was an outstanding man and you have much to be proud of. May God Bless you all at this time and give you strength. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. With deep sympathy and Love, Saralee Brabson Lambert,Shawna (Brabson)Fisher & Vince Fisher and Family.

Allison Eaton

February 1, 2013

Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. It is clear that Mike was a well-loved man and made a positive impact on those he encountered in his life. Let his memory continue to be a source of strength.

January 31, 2013

I had not seen Mike in approximately 20 years. He befriended me once when no one else seemed to care and I have always remembered his kindness. He was truly a Good man, caring about the people he safeguarded for so many years. My prayers are thoughts are with you.

MaryLee Vining

volena askew

January 31, 2013

Laura, No one can know the sorrow that another has to bear, but they can express their sympathy and show how much they care. So we are sending this to tell you that our thoughts and prayers are with you now and as you continue to move forward after losing your husband and best friend. May God be with you to comfort you now and the days ahead. May the memories of the best things in your lives together carry you through. We love you very much. Bud and Volena Askew & family & Clifford Lynch

Vicky Dillie

January 31, 2013

Whitney, I am so sorry about your dad, he was a good man. You and your family are in my thoughts & prayers. Vicky, Myson & Derek

January 31, 2013

Lots of tears from Heaven today.....they know how much he will be missed

January 31, 2013

So sorry about the loss of Mike,our prayers are with you all,James Heiskell& Janet Holloway.

Amy Fry

January 30, 2013

Laura, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the Lord comfort you, and give you strength that only he can give.

January 30, 2013

Mike was a good man. Always willing to help someone else.

Mike and Jerri Bull

January 30, 2013

To Kayce, Whitney, Chad, Jake, Judy, grandchildren and Laura may God comfort and give you support in the days ahead. Our love and prayers go out to you.
Bobby & Diana Runyon