Alexander S Slay

Male 1876 - 1939  (63 years)


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  • Name Alexander S Slay 
    Born 27 Jan 1876  Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Dec 1939  Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Jan 1940  Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4871  Slay Family
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 

    Father John B Slay,   b. 1838, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1878, Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary E Brock,   b. 1845, Thomas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1928, Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1869 
    Family ID F2669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ida Molina Chestnut,   b. 11 Mar 1883, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1959, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1900  Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Vesta May Slay,   b. 31 Jan 1902, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1996, Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)  [natural]
     2. Essie Bowic Slay,   b. 4 May 1903, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1918, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)  [natural]
     3. Willie Slay,   b. 6 Mar 1905, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1991, Duval County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     4. Sheldon Millard Slay,   b. 4 Mar 1906, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1980, Metz, Marion County, West Viriginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
     5. John Russell Slay,   b. 7 Jan 1908, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1992, Bay County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     6. Corinne Elizabeth Slay,   b. 7 Aug 1910, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 2001  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     7. James Curtis Slay,   b. 2 Apr 1912, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1983, Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     8. Alexander Quinton Slay,   b. 22 Sep 1914, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 2002, Escambia County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     9. Milton Slay,   b. 26 Sep 1919, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 2008, Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     10. Era Slay,   b. 7 May 1921, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 2010, Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [natural]
     11. Vera M Slay,   b. 7 May 1921, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 2002, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     12. Evelyn Gwendolyn Slay,   b. 6 Sep 1923, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 2008, Chipley, Washington County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F2172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Alexander Slay, age 64, died December 31, 1939. Death claimed Alexander S. Slay, Sunday morning at 6 a.m. following a lengthy illness. Mrs. Slay was a life long resident of Chipley and was a faithful worker of New Prospect Baptist Church.

      He leaves to mourn his passing, his widow, Mrs. A. S. Slay. Five sons; Sheldon Slay of West Virginia, John R. Slay of Chipley, Quinton Slay of Fort Benning GA and Milton Slay of Potter Creek. Six daughters; Mrs. C, W, Wiggins of Bay Harbour, Mrs. H. C. Harte of Jacksonville, FL.,Mrs. T, W, Swindle of Chattahoochee FL, Misses Era, Vera and Gwendolyn Slay of Chipley. Two sisters: Mrs. G. D. Nealy of Graceville and Mrs. Sarah Ann Chance of Chipley. One brother, N. B. Slay of Chipley.

      Acting Pallbearers: C. G. Reddick, M. I. Avant, J. P. Johnson, L. S. Brock, F. T. Barber and Troy Jenkins Sr. Funeral services were held at New Prospect Baptist Church Sunday at 3 p.m. with Rev J. W. Baker and Rev Charles Temples officiating. Interment was in Glenwood Cemetery, Chipley, FL. J. O. Blackburn Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

      Washington County Newspaper
      January 4, 1940
      pg 3
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      Death claimed Mr Alexander Slay, age 64, Sunday morning at 6:00 o'clock, following a lengthy illness.

      Mr Slay was a life long resident of Chipley and was a faithful worker of New Prospect Baptist Church.

      He leaves to mourn his passing, his widow, Mrs. Alexander Slay. five sons; Sheldon Slay of Metz, West Virginia, John R. Slay of Chipley, J C Slay of Rockledge, Fla, Quinton Slay of Fort Benning GA and Milton Slay of Otter Creek, Florida, six daughters; Mrs. C W Wiggins of Bay Harbour, Mrs. H C Harte of Jacksonville, Florida, Mrs. T, W, Swingle of Chattahoochee Florida, Misses Era, Vera and Gwendolyn Slay of Chipley, to sisters, Mrs. G D Nealy of Graceville, Florida and Mrs Sarah Ann Chance of Chipley and one brother, N B Slay also of Chipley.

      Active Pallbearers were: Mr C G Reddick, Mr M I Avant, Mr J P Johnson, Mr L.S Brock, Mr F T Barber and Mr Troy Jenkins Sr.

      Funeral services were held at New Prospect, Sunday at 3:00 o'clock PM, with Rev J W Baker and Rev Charles Temples officiating. Interment was in Glenwood Cemetery.

      J O Blackburn Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.