Billie Jane Slaton - age: 72
(December 15, 1941 to November 12, 2014
A celebration of Billie's life will be held on Sunday November 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1 Hutchinson Street, Sanford, Maine 04073. Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral and Cremation Services, 365 Main Street, Saco are in charge of the services.
Memorial contribution may be made in her memory to the Animal Welfare Society, P.O. Box 43, West Kennebunk, Maine 04094.
Portland, Billie Jane Slaton, 72, of St. Joseph's Manor, passed away November 12, 2014 at the St. Joseph Rehabilitation and Residence. She was born Clinton, Indiana on December 15, 1941, the daughter of James and Mary Collison Barnes. Billie graduated from Rockville High School and later from William Woods College in Missouri.
She was an avid tennis player, scuba diver and reader.
She spent over 25 years working for the Veterans Administration and started a VA Service in Sanford that was her life, caring for Veterans with a warm smile, clothes, blankets and living essentials.
She is survived by a son Jeffery Slaton of Gray, a daughter Jenifer D. Williams of Barnstead, NH and a beloved grandson Zachary Williams of Barnstead, NH, a sister Mary Catherine Overpeck and her husband Darrell of Rockville, IN.