J.R. Slentz, 94, of Denver City died Thursday, November 19, 2020 in Ft Worth, Texas.
Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 A.M, November 23, 2020 at the Denver City Memorial Park with Rev. Jesse Garcia officiating, under the direction of Ratliff Funeral Home of Denver City. Memorials can be made to the Texas Boy’s Ranch of Lubbock.
J. R. is survived by his wife Margie Slentz, his brother Virgil Slentz, sons: Steve Slentz (Marilyn), Scott Slentz, Larry Provence (Karen), Jerry Provence, daughters: Susan Sawyer (Clyde), Radie Abel (Bill), Sue Stark, Kim Davis (Michael). Grandchildren: Mandy Spurgeon (Chris), Jake Slentz (Bekah), Nathan Sawyer (DeeShea), Travis Sawyer (Lindsay), Rowdy Slentz (Stephanie), Luke Slentz (Nancy), Shane Allumbaugh (Giuliana), Michael Allumbaugh (Teresa), Brandi Trevino (Jacob), Jeff Floyd, Heather (Patrick), John Michael Davis. J. R. is also survived by a very special sister-in-law Deanne Gruben, his 1st wife Myrl Slentz, and a daughter-in-law Donelle Slentz, and 25 great-grandchilren. He is also survived by nephews Michael Slentz and John Slentz and niece Lisa Langford.