Norma (Jackie) Smith Slater


Jackie Smith Slater, 71, of Terre Haute, passed away Feb. 4, 2019, surrounded by family.
Jackie was a graduate of Garfield High School, 1966. She was a bus driver, Realtor and dog groomer, and retired from CBS.
Survivors include her husband, Tall Paul Slater, of 24 years; brother, Mike Smith (Beverly); sisters, Sue McCarty (Marty), Charlene Forsythe (Sam) and Linda Hollingsworth (Ray); and several nieces and nephews, brothers and sisters-in-law.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie and Norma Smith; and in-laws, Pete and Jean Slater.
Cremation has been chosen and a celebration of life will be held Thursday, Feb. 21, at 5:30 p.m., at the American Legion Post 104, 2690 Fort Harrison Road.
Published on February 8, 2019
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18 posts

Cathy Burk Greenwell
Feb 11, 2019
As a young girl I remember spending time at Norma & Charlie’s house. I remember Jackie as so nice and very pretty. She will be missed by so many. RIP Jackie ❤️
James Hammond
Feb 10, 2019
Jackie and her siblings were great childhood friends. My condolences to her family.
Rona Denny
Feb 10, 2019
Very special lady, not only my sister-in-law, but a very close friend!! You will be missed lovely lady!!!
Nancy Garcia and Craig Stanley
Feb 10, 2019
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Jackie was a joy to be around. We sure enjoyed our time with her camping. You are in our thoughts and memories
Marsha Holloway
Feb 09, 2019
We had so much fun , she was my best friend , and the laughs we had , we always had something to do on weekends . She will be missed by anybody that knew her and loved her.
Pam Price
Feb 09, 2019
Jackie thx for the fun and laughs and helping me pick out a song to walk down the isle with Dan,,,,u have been such a good friend to me,,,see u,s been real........
Linda Houpt Henry
Feb 09, 2019
So sorry to hear about Jackie. Losing a loved one is very heartbreaking. The entire family is in my thoughts and prayers.
Carol myers
Feb 09, 2019
She was a beautiful person and always had a smile !remember in school and remember she loved the color red ! I thought she was so beautiful and sweet to everyone !☄🌹❤️
Carol Loudermilk (Hudock)
Feb 09, 2019
So sorry for the loss of Jackie, prayers for your family God bless.
Donald & Anna Donnelly
Feb 09, 2019
Sorry for your loss. Keeping you and your family in our prayers.
Aaron, Mandy, Hayden, Hank, Hannah
Feb 09, 2019
Uncle Paul, we are so very deeply saddened by the passing of Jackie. She was so sweet, and so very excited when the triplets were born. She is in a better place, hugs and lots of love.
Jill Hathaway
Feb 09, 2019
Loved her dearly. Such a beautiful girl. She was a great story teller. Beautiful person inside and out. R.I.P. Jackie. Love, Jill and Steve
Donna Mahan
Feb 09, 2019
Condolences to a special family who I have known a long time. Jackie will be missed by all.
Pamila Williams
Feb 08, 2019
I shared many good times with Jackie she could always make you laugh and have a fun time when with her. I will always smile when I think of her. She will be missed. Prayers to all her family
Marie Brandt
Feb 08, 2019
So sorry to hear this. I knew Jackie along time ago and worked with her at Columbia House for several years.
Nora & Bailey Horsley
Feb 08, 2019
May u Rest In Peace Jackie.. We miss and love u dearly..Give your mom dad a big hug from us please..with all our love ❤🙏
Ernie and Melinda Grizzle
Feb 08, 2019
A special lady We will miss her Prayers be with the family
Sandy & Bobby Swift
Feb 08, 2019
Enjoyed sitting, laughing and listening to music with Jackie as we talked about old times. She was a sweetie to both of us.