Sanford- Louis Matthew Sloan, 82, passed away Sunday, June 28, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. Born November 14, 1937, in Sanford, he was the son of the late Herbert Kyle Sloan and Geneva Cole Sloan.
Louis received his formal education from Broadway High School in Broadway, NC and a Business College Degree from Sanford Business College in Sanford. He was a member of the Poplar Springs United Methodist Church and served as Lay Leader and Sunday School Teacher. Louis worked for Brown Transport as a Rate Clerk, once retiring he began working for Star Express also as a Rate Clerk until his retirement in 1991. He enjoyed fishing, hunting small game, gardening, photography, and watching Nascar.
Louis is survived by his loving wife, Gail Sloan; children, Kyle Sloan(Donna), Kay Norris(Doug), Matthew Sloan(Ashley) and his nephew that he raised Timothy Painter(Margaret); ten grandchildren; five great grandchildren; sisters, Jackie Virgin(Dan) and Janice Jones(Lynn), as well as a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, A. Benny Sloan; and an unborn child.
A graveside service will be held at 5:00pm, Wednesday, July 8t, 2020, at Center United Methodist Church 4141 S Plank Rd, Sanford, NC 27330. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Poplar Springs United Methodist Church, 1809 Poplar Springs Church Rd, Sanford, NC 27330.
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