Born Feb. 2, 1925 in Guysville, Ohio, he was the son of the late Carnel F. and Catherine Burson Slusher. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Edna M. Slusher.
He retired from Foote and Mineral and Appalachian Power Centralized Plant Maintenance and enjoyed helping at R. Furniture and Antiques. He attended Hemlock Grove Christian Church, was a 50 year member of the Pomeroy Masonic Lodge and its various Masonic bodies, a member of Pomeroy Chapter 186 Order of the Eastern Star, the Pomeroy Fire Department where he served as chief in 1972, the Pomeroy Emergency Squad and a member of Pomeroy Fraternal Order of the Eagles #2171.
He is survived by a daughter, Pam Clark of Dayton; step-daughter, Judy (Raymond) Jewell of Pomeroy; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and a great great granddaughter; sisters, Meta Mae Lawson, Rosemary (Meade) Kayser all of Guysville and Connie (Rodney) Quivey of Shade Ohio; brother Leslie (Wadene) Slusher of Bradenton, Florida; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2007 at the Pomeroy Chapel of Fisher Funeral Home with Larry Brown officiating.
Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery in Pomeroy.
Friends may call Monday from 5-8 p.m at the funeral home.
A fireman's service, conducted by the Pomeroy Fire Dept, will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Monday with a Masonic Service conducted by the Racine/Pomeroy Masonic Lodge to immediately follow.