Sluder, Juanita Quinn (Decatur)

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Juanita Quinn Sluder, 79, of Decatur, TN, died Sunday, December 30, 2012 in the Sweetwater Nursing Center. 

She was a member of Faith Baptist Church, Decatur. 

She was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Margaret (James) Quinn; and brother, Bobby Quinn. 

She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Rev. Winfred Sluder of Ten Mile, TN; three sisters, Margie Skidmore of Brewton, AL, Mary Jones of Dalton and Polly of Cohutta; and one granddaughter, Sarah Guffee; and a host of good Christian friends. 

Funeral Service will be held at 8 p.m., Wednesday, January 2 with Pastor Mike Couch officiating. 

Interment will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, January 3 in Murray Memorial Gardens, GI Maddox Parkway, Chatsworth, GA 30705. 

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, January 2 at the Bowers Funeral Home, who has charge of the arrangements.


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