C.S. Slade, Jr., age 87, passed away in Marshall, Texas on Monday, June 24, 2019. He was born in Marshall, Texas on March 28, 1932 to Cerra Scott Slade, Sr. and Maude (Thomas) Slade. C.S. is preceded in death by his parents; his sons, Marcus DeWayne Slade and Gene Alton Slade; and siblings, Odell Allen, Leon Slade, Harden Slade, Appollonia Oliver, Verlan Slade, Lizzie Haggerty and Frank Slade. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Dorothy Mae Slade; his children, Eris Slade (Valencia), Charles Dixon, Jr. (Sharron), Vennoy James Dixon, Tanisha Slade and Coren Slade-Bell (Clifford); grandchildren, Clyde King, Jr., Camron King, Marquez Slade, Keldrick Slade, Daric Johnson, Calvin McCowan, Quaylon Dixon, Caiden Bell, Shanercia Slade, Angienicka Harris, Darrion McCowan and Tashara Dixon; 14 great-grandchildren; siblings, Mary Skinner, Evon Coleman, Charles Slade, Jean Slade (Clarice) and adopted son/caregiver/driver/best friend, Tracy Perkins. C.S. began preaching at the young age of 12, proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and was employed with Monarch Tile for over 26 years. C.S. was also in the lawn care/landscaping business for many years serving numerous local businesses and families. He enjoyed planting flowers and spending time as much time as possible outdoors. C.S. was well loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. Visitation will be held at Meadowbrook Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, June 28, 2019 from 6-8pm. A Funeral Service will be held at Meadowbrook Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 4:00pm. Online condolences may be offered at www.meadowbrookfh.com
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