Dorothy Fulcher Slaninka, 80, of Jacksonville, died April 29, 2013 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington.
Mrs. Slaninka, owned and operated with her first husband, Joseph Willis Fulcher, the Country Girl Drive Inn. She also owned and operated Melton Rentals, and attended New River Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00PM, Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at Johnson Funeral Home, Jacksonville, with Rev. Roland Penny officiating. Burial will follow at Fulcher Family Cemetery, Sneads Ferry.
Mrs. Slaninka was survived by her Daughter, Mary Jo Fulcher Adams and husband, Kenneth of Jacksonville. Brothers, James Earl Melton and wife Pam, and Clarence Ray Melton and wife, Cathy, all of Richlands and Haywood Melton of Jacksonville. Sister, Kathleen Batchelor of Richlands. One Grandchild, Joseph Lynn Fulcher Adams.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Joseph Slaninka.
The family will receive friends 6:00PM-8:00PM, Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at the funeral home.
Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions made me made to a charity of one's choice.
Condolences may be made at www.johnsonfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements by Johnson Funeral Home, Jacksonville.