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Oliver Clark Slater


      Oliver Clark Slater was born into the arms of angels on Thursday, March 30, 2023, at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.

      He is survived by his parents: Kirsten and Thomas Slater of Xenia; maternal grandmother: Ginger Bennett of Flora; maternal grandfather: Troy Workman of Effingham; maternal great-grandmother: Sue Bennett of Xenia; an uncle: Jacob (Brandie) Bennett of DeSoto; an aunt: Autumn (Ernie) Baugh of North Carolina; paternal grandmother: Deanna Robertson of Cisne; paternal grandfather: Wayland Slater of Louisiana; paternal great-grandmother: Deanna Robertson of Fairfield; and several great aunts, great uncles, and cousins.

      Arrangements are by Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  Memorial donations are suggested to Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep Photography and will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a condolence, visit:


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Carla Helms

April 3rd

I'm so very sorry for your loss many thoughts and prayers for you and all the family ๐Ÿ™โค๏ธ๐Ÿ™ This is Phyllis Helm daughter so so very sorry

Julie Hill

April 3rd

Iโ€™m so sorry for your loss.

Tina Golden

April 3rd

You and Thomas are in my thoughts and prayers. Love and hugs.

Pam Burgener

April 3rd

So sorry. Many prayers for you all.

Ginny Ashley

April 3rd

Prayers for all the family ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™

Kessel Marsha

April 4th

So sorry for your loss. Big hugs

Tina Conard

April 4th

So sorry for the loss of your sweet baby boy! May God comfort you both at this most difficult time. Love, Aunt Tina & Uncle Scott

janieโน davis

April 5th

What can be said?? God had other plans for Oliver this Easter. Just know he's in the best hands. Granny Sue is smiling and rocking, just like she did you. He was loved by so many. This is a heart breaking moment. I love you Kirsten and Thomas.

Cliff & Vicki Chaffee

April 4th

No words can express the pain you two are feeling. Just know we love you.

Sharon David

April 4th

My heart is aching for all of you. No words can ease the pain. Praying God helps you through this.

Julie L. Adams

April 4th

Wayland and Troy and families, I am so sorry for your loss. I can't imagine losing any of my grandbabies. You will be in my thoughts and prayers!

Elaine Parker

April 5th

Wayland, I am sorry for your loss of a special new member of your family. He is in the hands of a loving Heavenly Father .

April 9th

How well I know this pain. We lost our first born. God be with you in your grief.

Janice Schofield

April 9th

I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers for your comfort.

Linda Martin

April 10th

I am so so sorry for your passing.Know that God is with her now and one day you will see her again.May God wrap his arms around you as you so need right now.May he give you the strength, comfort,courage That you all so need right now in this time of need.I will be praying for you all God Bless my deepest Condolences to you and your family

Lisa Rohmiller

April 11th

Iโ€™m so very sorry for the loss of your sweet son Oliver. Sending hugs and prayers.

Gayla Tanner

April 27th

No words can express the depths of my sympathy for the family. Bless you all.



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