Bob was born in Corsicana, TX to Mabel (Reagan) and Daniel Slaughter. He was District Manager over internal auditing for SW Bell from where he retired after 36years of service. He was also a member of the Masons. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Jerry. Bob is survived by his wife Patricia of 58 years; children, William and wife Sharon, Brenda, Mark and wife Teresa; grandchildren, Joshua, Robert and wife Jessica; great-granddaughter, Aubrie; sister, Mary Irion; and many other family and friends. Services will be at a later date.