Velma Henton Ames, 83, of Deer Lodge, Mont., formerly of Slater, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, in Deer Lodge.
Cremation. Memorial graveside services will be held Thursday, May 22, 2008, at 11 a.m. at Slater City Cemetery. Rev. Penny Smith will officiate. Weiker Funeral Home in Slater is in charge of the arrangements.
Born July 17, 1924, in Slater, she was the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Bertha Dorton Henton. She was a 1942 graduate of Slater High School.
She is survived by one daughter, Phyllis Chaplin of Deer Lodge; one brother, Harold Henton of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and several nieces and nephews.