Meadows Funeral Home
Michael Slay
April 6, 2019 From 10:30 am to 11:00 am
Memorial Service
April 6, 2019 at 11:00 am
Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home
Michael Slay, 63, of Monroe, GA, lost his courageous battle with cancer on March 23, 2019. He grew up in Shellman, GA and was a proud graduate of Terrell Academy. He was a devoted fan of the University of Alabama and later in life also a fan of the University of Georgia. After high school he enlisted in the air force in order to serve our country. He was a master sergeant in the Vietnam Conflict. After his tour was complete, he went on to earn his degrees at Troy State University before beginning work in the information technology industry. He was an employee at FiServ where he was honored to work for thirty-two years. He is preceded in death by his mother and father Whit and Margie Slay of Shellman, GA. He is survived by: his loving wife Carrie Slay, his stepdaughter and her husband Selena and Billy Campos of Bethlehem; cousins: Kaylene Slay and family of Dothan AL; Jody, DK Newell and family of AIKEN SC, Sheila Brunson and family of Enterprise AL, and many other cousins; sister-in-law Laura Greer, Ronnie Waits and family of Bethlehem GA; Sergeant Kirby (RCMP), Nancy Adams and son Oisin of Langley, British Columbia. He also leaves behind cherished friends: Andy and Ruth Moore of Bronwood, GA, Oz and Angie Newton of Monroe, GA , Delphene Diamond of Conyers GA, Maria, Jorge Campos and family of Bethlehem, GA, and the FiServ family. He also leaves behind his beloved pets: border collie Bonnie Rose; and his three cats; Randolph, Cecile, and Seville. Michael requested donations be made to non-profit, no-kill animal rescues.