Helen Ruth Slaten
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Helen Ruth Slaten, 73, of Cordova, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at St. Vincent’s Hospital. Funeral services will be held today, Dec. 5, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Kilgore-Green Chapel.

She is survived by her loving husband, Dwight Slaten. He was also her best friend, soulmate and they were married over 30 years. She is also survived by her children, Johnny (Teresa) Levan of Cordova, Lee Ann Terradas of Cordova, Dianne (Andy) Kuykendall of Curry and Bryan (Ruby) Levan of Cordova; grandchildren, Stephanie and Andrew Levan, Yolanda Guerra, Heather Guerra (Melvin), Tiffany Terradas, Rachel Noland (Bryan), Amy Mincey, Stacey Chambers (Kevin), Chris Melcher (Emily) and Matthew Cuellar (Sarah); 20 great-grandchildren; sister, Lois Hanson of Douglasville, Ga.; brother, Buddy Mason of Sumiton; several nieces, nephews and special friends including Joan Black of Cordova.

We were blessed to be a part of her life. She is finally gone to be with her Lord and Savior.

She and Dwight were newspaper carriers with the Daily Mountain Eagle for more than 20 years.