William Dwight Slocumb, 70 of LaPorte, Texas passed away July 23, 2017 at his home. William was born February 6, 1947 in Carmi, Illinois. He is the son of the late Rev. Wm Paul Slocumb and Fern E. Slocumb and stepmom Geneva Slocumb.
William was a Navy Veteran of the Vietnam Conflict, member of the Deer Park Masonic Lodge No. 1362. He was preceded in death by his brothers Dr. Douglas W. Slocumb and Dr. Paul D. Slocumb, granddaughter Natalee N. Brooke Slocumb and brother in law Gene Summers. William is survived by the "Best Wife Ever" Debra A. Slocumb, children Tiffany L. Buchanan and husband John, Michael J. Wagner, William ”Billy” Slocumb and wife Dana, Corey A Wagner and wife Jackie , Nicole M. Dela Cruz and husband Mason, sisters Brenda L. Jackson and husband J. David, Glenda S. Wilburn and Joyce S. Summers, twelve grandchildren Layne, Sidney, Jocelyn, Kamryn, Mya, Madison, Rylee, Kekoa, Trystan, Surraya, Blaise, Kinlee,along with numerous nieces, nephews and many other family and friends. Memorial service will be held 10:00 AM Friday in the Chapel of Deer Park Funeral Directors with Pastor Jerry Garner officiating. Deer Park Funeral Directors, 336 E. San Augustine, Deer Park, Texas, 281-476-4693.