Charlotte E. Slyman passed away, Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at St. Johnís Regional Medical Center, in Joplin, Mo. She was 57.

She was born on Aug. 6, 1952, in Denver, Colo. the daughter of Michael and Elaine Blankenship Chavez.

She was united in marriage 39 years ago to Michael Slyman on Feb. 26, 1971 in Lawton. For the last 10 years she worked customer service for the First National Bank of Miami.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband Michael of the home; two sons, Michael Slyman and Jody Slyman both of Lubbock, Texas; two brothers, Tom Edwards, of Joplin, Mo. and Michael Chavez, Jr., of Wylie, Texas and two sisters, Julie Fowles, of Fairland, and Inez Simik, of Lubbock, Texas and other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services for Charlotte E. Slyman will be held 1:30 p.m., Friday, June 4, at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami.