CHARLOTTE CALLIS SLAUGHTER

Posted on Aug 14, 2019 - 01:16 PM

Charlotte Callis Slaughter (fondly known as Mama, Nannie and Sissie), 76, of Deltaville, passed away in the afternoon of July 30, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.

She was a 1961 graduate of Middlesex High School in Saluda. She was a retired Certified Nursing Assistant after working at the Lancashire Convalescent Center for several years. She was an active member of the Deltaville community, serving on the Lower Middlesex Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary until her health declined. She was a member of Philippi Christian Church where she taught Sunday school and served on several committees.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Russell and Mary Elizabeth Callis, and a special brother-in-law, Warren Deagle.

She leaves behind her husband of 58 years, Kelly, of Deltaville; daughter, Becky (Joey) Revere of Hartfield; son, Preston “Rusty” (Kaye) of Newport News; daughter, Pamela (Dennis) Brandenburg of Hardyville; three granddaughters, Ashley Slaughter of Newport News, Kelly and Haley Revere of Hartfield; her beloved dog, “Lucas” and grand-dog, “Izzy.” Also survived by her only sister, Jane Deagle of Deltaville; special nephew. Eric (Angelina) Deagle and their children, Victoria and Zach of Hartfield. Many other niece/nephews and brothers/sisters-in-law survive her. 

Visitation was Thursday evening, Aug. 1, 2019, from 6-8 o’clock at Faulkner Funeral Home-Bristow Faulkner Chapel, Saluda. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Aug. 2, 2019 at Philippi Christian Church in Deltaville, with the Rev. Edward Harrow presiding. Family received friends one hour prior to the services in the church. Burial was in the Zoar Baptist Church Cemetery. A reception of fellowship was in the fellowship hall of Philippi Church after the services.

Gifts in Charlotte’s memory can be made to Middlesex County Rescue Squad, Deltaville, LMVFD, Deltaville, or Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society, Gloucester.

Our family would like to extend a sincere appreciation to the staff at the Fresenius Dialysis Care Center, Riverside Sanders Heron Cove 1, and Riverside Hospice for assisting us with our mom’s care.