Delbert "Lynn" Slott
Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home
Delbert "Lynn" Slott, 57, of Port Arthur, passed away at SETX Medical Center on January 18, 2011. He was born on May 19, 1953, in Port Arthur, to Phillip "Sam" and Daisy Slott and has lived in Port Arthur his whole life.
Lynn was a 1971 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School and married Emma Landry on March 24, 1972 in Port Arthur. He was a business owner with Don Pruett in Don's Air Conditioning, a past member of the Optimist Club, baseball umpire for the Umpires Association, a 20 year member of the Asbestos Workers Local 22, former employee of Park Place Hospital in the maintenance department, and a current member of the ACES Car Club since 2003 where he served as president during 2007 and 2008. For the past 13 years he had been employed by Jefferson County doing A/C and refrigeration maintenance. He enjoyed raising cows, fishing, old cars, traveling with Emma, working on his rental property, playing his guitar and especially spending quality time with his 2 grandchildren. He was the very proud owner of a '58' Chevrolet Biscayne.
Lynn was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers, Sam Slott, Jr. and Mike Slott.
He is survived by his wife, Emma, of Port Arthur; 2 daughters, Lisa LeTulle and husband Bobby of Port Neches, Leanne Winfrey and husband Tommy of Nederland; brother, Gary Slott and wife Pat of Groves and 2 grandchildren, Emily and Breck.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Thursday, January 20, 2011, from 5 p.m., until 8 p.m., at Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be on Friday, January 21, 2011, at 10:00 a.m., Church on the Rock, 6355 Hwy 69 South, Beaumont, with interment to follow at Oak Bluff Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials be made to Church on the Rock, Food Pantry or Missions, P.O. Box 20719, Beaumont, TX 77720.
Those unable to attend may sign the "Guest Book" at www.grammier-oberle.com.