Frances “Frank” Carlton Slaven, 80, a native of Massachusetts, and a resident of Daphne, AL, passed away on Monday, April 26, 2021.
Frank retired as a pressman from the Boston Globe. In his spare time, he loved woodworking and building furniture. He loved spending time with his family and dogs and enjoyed his fellowship with friends at Common Ground, as was known to be a great dancer as well.
Frank was preceded in death by his son, Kenny Slaven.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Janice Slaven; daughter, Pamela Whitlow (Michael), and son, Alan Slaven (Cheryl); grandchildren, Joshua and Adam Whitlow, Allison and AJ Slaven, Dan, Jeremy, Jaimie, John and Christopher Slaven; great-grandchildren, Evie and Cameron Whitlow and Brenden and Connor Wencek; sister, Kathy Carr (James); and his dogs, Hera and Lucy; along with other family members and friends.
A time of celebration and visitation will be held Thursday, May 6, 2021 at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at the Alabama State Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Spanish Fort, AL at 1:30 PM.
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.