Obituary Listings

Deborah Diane Slusher
There are condolences waiting approval on Deborah's Tribute wall
Obituary for Deborah Diane Slusher

Funeral service for Deborah Slusher, 60, of Sterling, Oklahoma, will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at the First Baptist Church in Sterling with Pastor Larry Thoma, officiating. Burial will follow at 1:00 pm at the Ft. Sill National Cemetery under the direction of the Fletcher Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Sunday from 1:00 pm until 8:00 pm and Monday from 9:00 am until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.

Mrs. Slusher passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at her home in Sterling, Oklahoma at the age of 60.

Deborah Diane (Ross) Slusher was born November 12, 1956 in Shreveport, Louisiana to Elton and Edith (Jones) Ross. She graduated from Florein High School in Louisiana in 1985. Deborah married Bob Slusher on August 20, 1985. They have 6 children together. She worked as a cashier, waitress, and a homemaker. She enjoyed playing games, putting puzzles, doing puzzle books, listening and watching Elvis Presley, and spending time with her family. She was a member of the Sterling First Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Bob Slusher, of the home; 2 sons: Jimmy Ross and CJ Slusher and his wife Melody; 4 daughters: Diane Rimpley, Mina Morgan, Carmen Dearman, and Susan Hodges and her husband David; her mother, Edith Elliot; 4 brothers: Mark, Mike, Patrick, and Richard Elliot; 1 sister, Judy Lovelady Elliot; 14 grandchildren; 1 great granddaughter; and several cousins, aunts, and uncles.

She was preceded in death by her father, Elton Ross; her stepdad, Bill Elliot; 1 brother, Carl Elliot; and her grandma Daisy Jones and Grandpa.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Fletcher Food Bank.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Deborah Diane Slusher, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fletcher Funeral Home

410 W. Cole
Fletcher, OK 73541





9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Fletcher Funeral Home

410 W. Cole
Fletcher, OK 73541





11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sterling First Baptist Church

29 Oliver Street
Sterling, OK 73567

Cemetery Details


Ft. Sill National Cemetery

2648 NE Jake Dunn Rd.
Elgin, OK 73538


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Deborah Diane Slusher

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Deborah

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.