ALBION, Mich. - Mr. Otis 'Dean' Sloan, 58, entered into rest Thursday, March 15, 2007 at his residence. Graveside funeral services will be held Monday, March 19, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. in Hillcrest Memorial Park with Reverend Charlie DeLoach officiating. Pallbearers will be Donald Tharpe, Michael Tharpe, Jesse Redd, Johnny Montgomery, Brannon Redd and Jesse Ledbetter. Survivors include his daughter Deana Sloan of Augusta; two sisters, Freda Caines of Albion, MI and Ann Tharpe of Hephzibah; one grandchild Kevin Taylor; his niece Evon and Greg Dissmyer of Lincoln, NE. Mr. Sloan was born in Athens, WV to late Glenn Otis and Christenia White Sloan. He was a US Army veteran and a retired Auto Mechanic. The family will receive friends on Monday from 12:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road.
The Augusta Chronicle-March 19, 2007