Opal Slater, 84, of Altoona, FL passed away on March 19, 2020. She was born February 17, 1936 in Holmes County, FL. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Altoona.
She is survived by her sons; James Edwin Slater Jr. (Natalia) of Leesburg, FL, Jesse Earl Slater (Leigh) of Mount Dora, FL, Thomas Richard Slater of Altoona, FL, sisters; Helen Pate of Timpson, TX, Alvina Hilburn of Tempson, TX, three grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. She is preceded by her husband; James E. Slater Sr.
Visitation will be held Sunday, March 22, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Funeral staff will limit admittance according to current CDC guidelines. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m at Umatilla Cemetery Annex in Umatilla, FL. Online condolences may be made at www.beyersfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Umatilla, FL.