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Edwin Conway Slough

July 30, 1932 ~ August 1, 2020 (age 88)


Edwin Conway Slough, 88, of Cooper, Texas passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020.

Memorial graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Thursday August 6, 2020 at Oaklawn Cemetery with Rev. Stacey Smith officiating.

Honorary pallbearers will be, Larry Stowers, Larry Trapp, Ted Carrington, Rip Templeton, Clyde Waters, Larry Crump, Mike Anderson, Bill Crow, Mickey Goforth and Nathan Kennedy.

Edwin was born in Cooper, Texas on July 30, 1932 to Chester Conway Slough and Clara Lillian “Foster” Slough. They have preceded him in death. He worked for Merico – Earth Grains Division - in Paris, Texas.  He was a Korean War veteran of the United States Army serving 14 months overseas  in the 4th Infantry 22nd Regiment near Giessen, Germany and later in the 9th Infantry in Furth, Germany near Nuremburg. and a member of the American Legion.  He will be remembered as a philanthropist always willing to help others and the ultimate ticket seller for fundraisers in and around Delta County.  He was a member of the Enloe United Methodist Church.

He is survived by numerous extended family and friends.

Family requests memorials be made to the Clara Foster Slough Museum, P.O. Box 63, Enloe, TX 75441 in memory of Edwin.

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Services entrusted to Delta Funeral Home.


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Graveside Service
August 6, 2020

10:00 AM
Oaklawn Cemetery

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