Darrell Wayne Slaughter

01/20/1956 – 03/05/2020

Obituary for Darrell Wayne Slaughter

Darrell Wayne Slaughter, Sr., 64, of Longwood, MO, passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020 at his home. He was born on January 20, 1956 in Dexter, MO, the son of Ail and Bonnie (Leonberger) Slaughter, who preceded him in death.

Darrell enjoyed team penning, trail riding, and spending time with family. He loved collecting everything and attending auctions. He saw value in everything, even items considered “junk” by most people. He worked for the Cooper County Road and Bridge Department. He was a very hard working man, but always made time for fun with his family.

He is survived by five children, Darrell Slaughter, Jr. of Longwood, Bryan Slaughter (Connie) of Longwood, Scott Slaughter (Anita) of Houstonia, MO, Ashley Cook (Adam) of Rock Port, MO, and Taylor Dillon (Danny) of Hardeman, MO; one brother, Dale Slaughter (Susan) of Sedalia; one sister, Carolyn Green of Sedalia; ten grandchildren; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 9, 2020 at Longwood Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Willie Harlow officiating.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at Longwood Presbyterian Church.

Burial will be at Longwood Cemetery, Longwood, MO.

Pallbearers will be Beau Slaughter, Coby Slaughter, Jonathon Slaughter, Matthew Slaughter, Eric Cornine, and Rick Green.

Memorial contributions may be made to Longwood Presbyterian Church in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.

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10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Longwood Presbyterian Church
12340 Longwood Rd
Longwood, MO 65334
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Funeral Service

11:00 AM
Longwood Presbyterian Church
12340 Longwood Rd
Longwood, MO 65334
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12:00 PM
Longwood Cemetery

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He was a great man who would help out anyone he had the best heart I have ever seen
– Candy Tanner
Sending my thoughts and prayers for your entire family. Darrell was a great boss and friend to me. So sorry i can’t make it today but please know i am thinking about you all today and sending lots of love your way.
– Barbi Muths
He will ALWAYS be my “Cowboy”, that is how he is stored in my phone, and that is what everyone at Road & Brigde called him, thanks to me. I’m sorry for the entire family and his many friends. I will miss you Cowboy!
– Doolie
Sympathy to you and your family, Carolyn. Betty Blackwell
– Betty Blackwell
Bryan, Connie and family so sorry for your loss.
– Deanna Dale

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