Born 1-29-1967 -- Died 8-10-2005
Joseph Wylie Slagley of Salem, son of Shelby Dee and Virginia Faye (Jones) Slagley, was born Jan. 29, 1967, in Newport, Ark. He departed this life on Aug. 10, 2005, in Salem at the age of 38.
He was united in marriage to April Dawn Keck on May 10, 2005, at Camp, Ark. He spent his working years as a welder. He was a member of the Swifton Assembly of God Church and served in the Army National Guard.
He leaves to mourn his passing his wife April Slagley of Salem, one son Matthew Tyler Slagley of Salem; one daughter, Amanda Nicole Slagley of Salem; parents, Shelby and Faye Slagley of Salem one brother, Robert Slagley and wife Penny of Swifton, Ark.; two sisters, Regeania Parks and husband John of Salem, and Marjorie Ferguson and husband David of Sulphur Rock, Ark., and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Aug. 14, at Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem with Bro. Carl Neal and Bro. John Hodges officiating. Interment followed in the Salem Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Mark Allen, Michael Allen, Eric See, C. J. Bishop, Robby Slagley and Lane Smith.
Memorial are preferred to the American Cancer Society.