COLEMAN — Services for Omie Elizabeth Slate, 90, of Santa Anna, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at Stevens Funeral Home in Coleman with Sam Wilson officiating.
Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
She died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at Holiday Hill Nursing Home.
She was born May 3, 1922, in Coleman County, the daughter of Martin VanBuren Wright and Katie Farmer Wright. She was married to Cleaborn Slate on Nov. 11, 1941, in Coleman. She worked at the tile plant in Santa Anna, and later became a home health agent for Green Thumb, The Ranger Park Inn, and Leisure Lodge. She was a member of the Northside Church of Christ in Santa Anna.
Survivors include two daughters, Sandra Watson of Abilene and Civilla Ann Garrett of Austin; one sister, Christine Dempsey of Coleman; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death byher husband, Cleaborn Slate, on Feb. 12, 1965; two sons, Charlie Don Slate in 1969 and Gerald Cleaborn Slate in 1945; one grandson; three brothers, L.K. Wright, W.M. Wright and Jesse Wright; and one sister, Mary Johnson.