Alta M. Slaton, 87, of Payson, died April 24, 2006. She was born Feb. 17, 1919 in Manchester, Ky.
Mrs. Slaton attended Cumberland College, and taught school in Burning Springs, Ky. She was in the Navy in Dayton, Ohio. She retired from Wright Patterson Air Force Base after 30 years.
She is survived by her husband, Cornelius Slaton; sister, Helen Fredich; niece, Barbera Gilbert; niece, Peggy Sams; and nephew, Larry White.
Services were held April 27 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home.
An online guest book is available at www.messingerpayson.com.
Arrangements handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.